A popular scam is again making it’s thru the Lake of the Ozarks. According to the Osage Beach Police Department, the publishers clearing house scam is back. Sergeant Arlyne Page says don’t fall for it.
Recently a woman received a call from a man claiming to be James Wright advising that she had won $945,000 dollars and a brand new Mercedes Benz. She was instructed to go to a local pharmacy and purchase two green dot cards totaling nearly a thousand dollars. An address in New York was then given. The woman didn’t fall for it.