Updated: December 11, 2019 10:58 PM
Created: December 11, 2019 08:01 PM
(ABC 6 NEWS)--An 80-year-old Rochester woman is the latest to be hit by online hackers, who used Facebook to scam her out of thousands of dollars. Officials said the woman was communicating with a fake Facebook account. The scammer took on the identity of a friend of the victim, costing her $4,000.
Betsy Singer sat down with an ABC 6 reporter, Jaclyn Harold, and went in-depth on the issue.
For more information on how to prevent scams from happening to you, click on the link below:
Olmsted County Fraud & Identity Theft Prevention
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