LOCAL RESIDENT VICTIM OF SCAM
FRAUD USES FAMILIAR NAME TO TRICK RECIPIENTS
A Blackstone woman is sharing her story of being scammed out of $500 in hopes that others in this area will be more cautious.
Daphne Cole -- a community volunteer, birdwatcher, and environmental advocate -- admits she was distracted and let her guard down during the incident last week.
The scam involved an email that appeared to be from a fellow bird enthusiast and asked Daphne to buy gift cards to help veterans.
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