Scam robs couple of $57,820

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Scam victims
  • Scam victims
  • David Follingstad
  • Carolyn Follingstad
  • Detective Steven Williams
Scam victims
Their ordeal began as opportunity in late June, when a woman called claiming to be from a New York law firm. She told the retired couple they had won a sweepstakes and were entitled to $1.5 million. Over the next month, the Follingstads spoke with several individuals related to the ploy, all claiming to be associated with legitimate companies and organizations.