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Indiana Attorney General Warns About Phone Scam
Updated June 14, 2017 10:52 AM | Filed under: Crime
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(INDIANAPOLIS) - Indiana's attorney general is warning the public about a phone scam.

The office says it's getting more and more complaints about "grandparent scams.'

The scam often has people asking for gift cards or money transfers to bail a grandchild out of jail, or help a grandchild in a financial bind.

The attorney general says scammers target older folks because they have money and aren't as tech savvy as the younger generations.



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