Weston police warn of 'grandma scam'

Weston police are warning residents to be alert for what they call "grandparent scams."Police say several residents have received calls from someone claiming to be

WESTON - Weston police are warning residents to be alert for what they call "grandparent scams."

Police say several residents have received calls from someone claiming to be their grandchild.

The scammers try to convince the victims to send cash or give out their personal information.

If this happens to you, police suggest you hang up immediately, call the authorities and contact the major credit bureaus to place an alert on your account.

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