Area seniors are again being targeted with phone scams. Grand­parents are receiving calls about grandchildren being in trouble, in an accident, or needing some sort of assistance.

Area seniors are again being targeted with phone scams. Grand­parents are receiving calls about grandchildren being in trouble, in an accident, or needing some sort of assistance.

Seniors are asked to be wary of urgent solicitaion of funds and to be aware that scammers may call late at night to confuse potential victims.

Suspected scams should be reported immediately to law enforcement.

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