I-Team Scam Alert: Wichita scam reports

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By: KAKE News Email

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WICHITA, Kan Tuesday 10:08 a.m. 300 N. Parkdale

65-year-old woman received a call on her cell phone. The caller told her he worked for a company and she had won millions.

Tuesday 12:46 p.m. 8100 W. Havenhurst

Woman, 35, reports doing business with someone over the internet, ordering equipment and paying the listed amount. The victim said the equipment was defective and one piece was missing. The victim reports the suspect has not been cooperative.

Tuesday 2:00 p.m. 7900 E. Killarney

Woman, 82, gets a call convincing her to withdraw money and purchase green dot cards.

Tuesday 4:59 p.m. 5700 W. Kemper

46-year-old man gets a call telling him he missed jury duty, he had a warrant and needed to pay a fine. The victim was directed to purchase a green dot money card. The victim scratched off the numbers on the back of the card and gave them to the caller.

If you think you're the victim of a phone scam, call the Wichita Police case desk at (316) 268-4221. If you think you've been scammed in person call 911.


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