housing raffle scam

Thousands on Long Island say they were scammed by Scott Cicerone, who is accused of holding a fraudulent raffle for a $1.6 million waterfront home on a Massapequa canal. (Credit: CBS 2)

L.I. Man Accused Of Swindling $100K In House Raffle Scam

Imagine buying tickets to win a million-dollar waterfront home – only to be told the house isn’t even for sale. It happened to thousands on Long Island after an alleged house raffle scam.