Anatomy of a scam

Anatomy of a scam
Local News

By Randy Wyrick

EAGLE — Katherine was headed home, eastbound on Interstate 70 from Rifle, when her cell phone rang. A soft, official-sounding voice said there had been an automobile crash and one of her family members was involved.She was so stunned she pulled off the highway, her mind racing to her daughter, her teenaged son and her husband, who’s fond of his motorcycle.She began to get physically ill and asked who was involved, but instead the caller peppered her with questions, asking for personal information, claiming it was needed to identify the accident victim.Stunned and off balance, she glanced down at the …

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