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Donation Scammer

Written By: Nick Quattrini
Donation Scammer

     ELMIRA HEIGHTS - [WENY]     The Elmira Heights Police Department is asking for your help in identifying a man who went into Villa Serene, and then solicited money from elderly residents.
     On July 17th, a man appearing to be in his 20's, walked into the lobby of Villa Serene, and then starting asking residents for donations for "People With Cancer". Several residents then gave him money.
      Police say this man was not permitted to collect any donations, and if you recognize him, call the Elmira Heights Police Department at (607) 735-8600.