Police investigating scam
MINER, Mo. – Law enforcement in Missouri say a scam has hit their city.
It’s happening in Miner, Mo.
Police Chief Chris Griggs says several residents have already reported the scam. All of them say they received a letter stating they had won money. Enclosed with the letter, was a check. They were asked to deposit the check and then send a portion of the money back to the sender who says, the money would be used to cover taxes.
Chief Griggs asks that anyone who receives a letter like this to report it immediately.