West Goshen woman target of phone scam

West Goshen woman target of phone scam

There are 1 comment on the AllAroundPhilly.com story from Oct 9, 2008, titled West Goshen woman target of phone scam. In it, AllAroundPhilly.com reports that:

An area woman was the target of a brazen phone scam recently. A man called her, claiming to be her grandson, and said he was in Canada attending a concert and needed $1,000 to help him "get out of a jam." ...

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SJM in Md

Cheltenham, MD

#1 Oct 11, 2008
In August my mother, a West Bradford resident, was contacted in the same manner. Fortunately when she went to her bank they suggested she get better information before she made any money transfers and get more information from her Grandson. Within a few hours, her grandson arrived for a visit!! We have no idea how they got enough information to put her and her grandson together with a telephone number.

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