“Good Sam” Oneonta Worker Helps Foil Elderly Scam
An alert Oneonta package shipping store worker helps stop an elderly individual from becoming a multiple scam victim. Police say the individual from Delhi was the victim of a computer scam last week and was ordered to send money to a California address via UPS Overnight. The scammers then demanded a second payment and when the victim went back to the shipping store a clerk told the victim they had been scammed and to not send any more money. An investigation is under way.