Woman Accused Of Bilking The Elderly In Jamaica Lottery ScamA Pittsburgh woman has been charged with being a money mule who sent $295,000 to Jamaican conspirators after bilking elderly people in several states in a lottery scam.
Jamaican Lottery Scam Targets ElderlyIt's one of the biggest scams targeting older people right now. We've told you about Jamaican lottery schemes before.
Police Alert Elderly To Lottery Scam With Possible Local ConnectionsLottery scams are not uncommon, but they typically involve a scam artist in another country or at least another state. What makes this latest local case unusual is that a person involved in the scam actually showed up at the victim's house. KDKA is hiding the victim's identity for her own safety.
Elderly Man Scammed Into Losing $1.8 MillionScam artists often target the elderly and they can be very convincing. The victim in this case is in his 80s. David Highfield interviewed him a few years ago, but what has happened since may shock you.
Lottery Scammers Now Using Bolder TacticsBolder and nastier is how investigators describe the crooks behind the latest scams that are victimizing people in our area. The tactics they are using may shock you.