An International Scam is making its way around the Lake area. Police were contacted by a local 25 year old woman who said she was contacted by a man by the name of Robert Hamilton. Hamilton informed the woman she would be getting a check in the mail, and when she received it, she was to cash it and send the money to a woman by the name of Judy Crus in the Philippines. The woman cashed the check, and sent out the money along with some other items, but was later contacted by her bank. the bank informed her that the checks were forged. Local police informed the woman that this was involved in an international scam, and to contact the attorney’s generals office. This has been the only case reported so far in the lake area.