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  • Alleged middleman to ‘Nigerian prince’ scam arrested

    SLIDELL, La. — Police in New Orleans have arrested a 67-year-old man after they say he helped swindle people out of thousands of dollars as a middleman in a “Nigerian prince” internet scam. The New Orleans Advocate reports that Michael Neu, of Slidell, is facing 269 counts of wire fraud and one count of money...

    New York Post
  • Mecklenburg sheriffs wants you to be on the lookout for this phone scam

    Officials with the Mecklenburg County Sheriff’s Office are urging residents to be alert to a recent phone scam where a caller pretends to be a deputy sheriff. The sheriff’s office … Click to Continue

    charlotteobserver