IRS scam
1 month ago
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BCSO warns people about IRS scam, woman says she was threatened

Telephone scammers are targeting Brunswick County residents.
scamalert
2 months ago
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Residents warned of possible scam artist

Wilmington Police are warning residents to be on the lookout for a possible scam artist.
PHONESCAM
2 months ago
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Wilmington business gets money wiring scam call twice

NEW HANOVER COUNTY, NC (WWAY) — A Wilmington business says a money wiring scam is hitting the area claiming to be with Duke Energy. Owner of Sea Peace Pet Grooming Tanya Isley said she has been targeted twice. Isley said she first got the call a year and a half ago. “He said, ‘this is Duke Power […]
scamalert
5 months ago
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Police say fake Duke Energy calls are scam

Are there scammers in Leland? One man says it's true, and Tuesday night the Leland Police Department warned people about the issue.
Police: Beware of Duke Energy scam
5 months ago
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Police: Beware of Duke Energy scam

The Whiteville Police Department are warning residents to beware of a potential scam.
SCAM ALERT: Fake WPD officer calling citizens
6 months ago
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SCAM ALERT: Fake WPD officer calling citizens

Wilmington Police say a person is using their front desk number to try to scam people.
Possible Red Cross scam in Brunswick County
9 months ago
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Possible Red Cross scam in Brunswick County

There's a possible donation scam in Brunswick County. Detectives are looking for anyone who might have been approached by or donated any toys or money to a red pick-up truck with an American Red Cross logo on the side.
CFPUA warns of phone scam targeting customers
10 months ago
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CFPUA warns of phone scam targeting customers

The Cape Fear Public Utility Authority is warning of a phone scam targeting customers.
SCAM ALERT: Fake Brunswick deputy calling citizens
10 months ago
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SCAM ALERT: Fake Brunswick deputy calling citizens

Deputies urge citizens in Brunswick County to not fall for a scam in the area.
SCAM ALERT: Be wary of call claiming you can settle warrant with payment
10 months ago
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SCAM ALERT: Be wary of call claiming you can settle warrant with payment

The New Hanover County Sheriff's Office says it has taken several reports lately about a phone scam trying to get people to pay off an outstanding warrant.