After 60,000 complaints nationwide – 1,600 victims in New Jersey – state and federal officials are rolling out a national campaign to talk about a booming scam targeting seniors.
The event at the Connecticut Convention Center is billed as one of the largest Martin Luther King Jr. Day events in Connecticut.
It’s the season of giving, but con artists are making the most of the generosity of seniors by scamming them out of thousands of dollars.
Police say a robbery suspect has been preying on the elderly – and until now, he’s gotten away with it. Now, investigators hope a key piece of evidence will catch the criminal targeting seniors.