WEB: Police Caution Against Scam Artist
The Southern Pines Police Department has advised the community to be aware that a small-time con artist has been operating in Southern Pines of late.
According to a department press release, the suspect will knock on doors in residential areas and ask for money to get a ticket out of town.
Police say that several citizens have fallen victim to the scam. The department asks that people call the police if anyone approaches with such a request.
The Southern Pines Police Department can be reached at 692-7031.
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