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Police warn senior citizens to be wary of phone scams
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DARLINGTON - Senior citizens have been targeted by callers asking for money in recent weeks , according to Darlington police. In two cases, the callers told the senior citizens that their grandchildren had been in car accidents and needed money, Police Chief Jason King said in a statement released Friday. In the third case, the caller told the senior citizen she had won a lottery and could claim it by sending a cashier's check to cover fees and taxes associated with the winnings.