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Posey Co. Woman Out Of $50K In Publisher's Clearing House Scam
Updated January 18, 2016 6:22 AM | Filed under: Crime
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(POSEY CO.) - Investigators with the Posey County Sheriff's Office say a 65-year-old woman is out more than $50,000, thanks to a Publisher's Clearing House scam.

Sheriff Greg Oeth says the woman got a letter saying she had won more than $2-million. She was told she had to pay to cover fees and permits before she could get the grand prize.

Oeth says she was also asked to deposit a check and then mail her own check in the same amount.

Anyone with information is asked to report it to the sheriff's office.



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