Comments for: Police: MDI woman scammed out of $70,000

Posted Nov. 19, 2013, at 1:17 p.m.
Last modified Nov. 19, 2013, at 4:30 p.m.

MOUNT DESERT | Local police are investigating a scam that has resulted in a local woman losing $70,000, but they aren’t optimistic about being able to recover any of the money. The woman, who police will not identify, appears to be another victim of the so-called Jamaican Lottery scheme, …

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