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Big Run woman loses $600 to gift card scam

Big Run, PA - A Big Run woman lost $600 in gift cards to a scam artist who she believed was a TicketMaster customer service representative. The victim, a 29-year-old woman from Big Run, told police that she had been attempting to get a refund... Read More.

Woman loses $4,000 to Dalmatian puppy online scam

Monroe Township, PA – Another person has lost money to an online pet sale scam. This time, a 31-year-old Clarion woman says she attempted to purchase a Dalmatian puppy online for $4,000 using Visa gift cards, but she never received the dog. The investigation is ongoing. Be... Read More.

81-year-old Reynoldsville man loses $2,000 to scam

Winslow Township, PA – A Reynoldsville man was scammed out of $2,000 recently. On Oct. 28, an 81-year-old Reynoldsville man told police that he had paid someone after he received a scam call, in which someone had hacked into and locked his computer. The victim was... Read More.

Kersey woman loses $3,000 to gift card scam

Fox Township, PA – An Elk County woman lost $3,000 to a scam recently. The 32-year-old Kersey woman reportedly sent $3,000 worth of gift cards to an unknown person who was posing as a sheriff's deputy. It happened July 27. Once again, police are reminding you... Read More.

Clarion County woman loses $700 to online cat scam

Salem Township, PA – A Clarion County woman lost $700 while trying to purchase a cat online. On May 1, the unnamed 41-year-old Lamartine woman was attempting to purchase a cat from what unfortunately turned out to be a scam website. She sent $700 in American... Read More.

Strattanville woman loses $1,250 to gift card scam

Clarion County, PA – A Clarion County woman lost $1,250 to a gift card scam. The 67-year-old woman from Strattanville says an online scam convinced her to buy $1,250 worth of Apple, Google, and Target gift cards and send the information to the scam artist. Police... Read More.

Woman scammed out of $17,500 in Clearfield County

Morrisdale, PA - A Clearfield County woman lost $17,500 in a gift card scam recently. The unnamed 66-year-old woman from Morrisdale told State Police in Clearfield that she fell victim to the scam on June 14. She was told that someone would pay her $350,000 if... Read More.

Philipsburg woman loses $1,500 to scam

Chester Hill Borough, PA - A Philipsburg woman lost $1,500 to a scam when hackers told her she needed to purchase gift cards to get rid of a virus on her computers. The 49-year-old woman told State Police in Clearfield that unknown people gained access... Read More.