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Old 10-20-2007, 11:01 AM
 
Location: Tennessee/Michigan
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EAST CHICAGO | A 72-year-old resident told police she was robbed of $20,000 in a modern variation of the "pigeon drop" scam Wednesday.

nwi.com :: Pair steals $20,000 from elderly woman (http://nwitimes.com/articles/2007/10/20/news/lake_county/doc45ff2b968cf221668625737a00022c35.txt - broken link)

 
Old 10-20-2007, 12:09 PM
 
Location: Sacramento
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Not really an immigration issue, just a derivative of a common scam exploiting the gullibility of some elderly folks.

Since it isn't an immigration issue, I'm closing the thread. I'll leave the OP open for anyone who wants to see the story itself.

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