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Con Artist Says He Made $10,000 A Day In Telephone ‘Grandparent Scam’

The 31-year-old con man in federal custody is currently awaiting sentencing in California for his role in the grandparent scam.

04/17/2014

Some residents in Long Island and Queens have been the target of a phone scam. (credit: CBS 2)

Greenwich Police Warn Of Telephone Scams Following Recent Incidents

In the latest scam, Greenwich police said the victim received a call from someone posing as her grandson telling her he was in an auto accident and needed bail money.

08/07/2013