Wednesday, August 3, 2011 at 5:00 am (Updated: August 3, 5:06 am)
You have to give it to scam artists – some are getting pretty creative. And dire economic times are breeding ingenuity among some of the best.
In the past six months, The Lancaster News has published several articles about various scams in Lancaster County.
In February, reporter Reece Murphy shared the plight of a woman who was summoned to Springs Memorial Hospital in the wee hours of the morning. The caller, who identified himself as a highway patrolman, said she had a family member at the hospital and to get there fast.
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