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Forest County scam investigation continues

Marienville - The investigation into a scam in Forest County continues today. It's an all-too-familiar hoax in which a 77-year-old female was contacted by the scammers, claiming they were from an attorney's office. They told the victim her granddaughter was in a traffic accident and needed money... Read More.

Scammer convinced gas station employee to send $3,447

Curwensville, PA – A scam artist convinced a gas station employee to send money to them, pretending to be a family member of the owner. Someone contacted the Fuel On gas station in Curwensville on March 6. They told the victim, a 36-year-old man working at... Read More.

Angela Bassett and Courtney B. Vance produce ‘One Thousand Years of Slavery’, Anthony Mackie to make his directorial debut and more

Angela Bassett and husband Courtney B. Vance are serving as executive producers of the docuseries One Thousand Years of Slavery, which will premiere on the Smithsonian Channel during Black History Month on Monday, February 7 at 8 p.m. ET/PT. Debbie Allen, Lorraine Toussaint, Soledad O’Brien, CCH Pounder, and Dulé Hill are among... Read More.

La Jose man loses $17,800, two iPhones to scam

Chest Township, PA – Another scam from someone claiming to be from the Publisher's Clearing House has taken more than $20,000 worth of money and cell phones from a Clearfield County man. The 65-year-old man from La Jose said he had sent two Apple iPhone... 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.

Ridgway woman loses nearly $20,000 to phone scam

Ridgway, PA – An elderly Ridgway woman lost nearly $20,000 in a scam. The 90-year-old woman told police that she received a threat via a phone call in late September and was ordered to send money to the unknown person. She sent three checks, totaling $19,999.... 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.