Sandycreek Township Woman Victim of Scam

| June 28, 2015

alertSANDYCREEK TOWNSHIP, Pa. (EYT) – According to Franklin-based State Police, a scam occurred on Maple Grove Circle, in Sandycreek Township, Venango County.

Police say a 69-year-old woman sent approximately $1591.00 in US currency to unknown perpetrator(s) from the state of Iowa to benefit taxes and fees for Obamacare.

The investigation revealed this was a fraudulent scam by unknown individuals. Consequently, the perpetrator(s) kept the victim’s money without her consent, according to police.

The incident occurred sometime between 1:00 p.m. on June 3 and 5:00 p.m. on June 13.

No other information was provided.

The above report was released to on June 27,2015.

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