Jim Thorpe Police Issue Warning of Lottery Scam
JIM THORPE, Pa. — Police in Carbon County are warning people of a lottery scam.
Officers say scammers got $29,000 from a woman in Jim Thorpe by telling her she won a lottery for senior citizens.
They tried to get another $21,000 from her but were unsuccessful.
Jim Thorpe police say someone else lost $10,000 on a similar scam back in October.