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Scammer attempts to get Social Security info, money

An Indian Hills woman reported Tuesday that a telephone caller attempted to get her Social Security number, and told her she would be arrested if she didn't pay $5,456 he claimed she had borrowed.

The woman, who did not give out any personal information, told deputies she was called two weeks ago from a telephone number registered to "Cash Now USA in Advance." The caller told her she owed $586. The woman said she never borrowed any money and hung up.

On Nov. 23, she said, the same company called from a different number, and said she owed $5,456, and …

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The Record Courier Updated Nov 30, 2012 01:46PM Published Nov 30, 2012 01:44PM Copyright 2012 The Record Courier. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.