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Caller Scams Woman

KSAL Staff - October 31, 2013 11:20 am

Salina Police are investigating after a woman is fooled over the telephone.

According to Lt. Scott Siemsen, a 35-year-old woman in Salina received a call on Tuesday, from someone claiming to be with a utility company.

The caller convinced the homeowner in order to qualify for an upgrade with some home appliance repairs, she would need to purchase a prepay Green Dot Card and transfer the amount back to the caller.

Police say she sent the scammer $600 before contacting authorities.

Fuchs Mi

November 1, 2013 at 12:41 am

Why cry about it after the fact if you are that stupid. She deserves to lose her money maybe next time she will wake up to what’s going on.

Iggy P Daily

November 1, 2013 at 10:04 am

Not even a over the hill gal. What is wrong here this person should know better.

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