Phone scam targets BX seniors
Police are spreading word about a scam that is targeting senior citizens in the Bronx.
Scam artists have called several seniors in Throggs Neck, telling them to transfer money via MoneyGram or a prepaid debit card. They tell their victim that non-compliance would result in them being arrested or deported.
Some have even pretended to be a family member of the victim's, who is hurt or...