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Wed, 02 Nov 2016 07:05:02 GMT

Police remain busy with frauds  -  Estevan Mercury
The victim sent over $10,000 in a Publishers Clearing House fraud. The money was supposed to pay taxes and fees. Anyone who is asked to send money to claim a prize is asked to report the incident to police before sending money. Police received a report ...
Fri, 28 Oct 2016 22:42:50 GMT

Consumer Alert: Beware of phony phone call  -  WBRC FOX6 News - WBRC.com
Pittsburgh, PA (Consumer Alert) -- The odds of winning the big Publishers Clearing House prize are pretty small. There is only a one in more than one billion chance of snagging the top prize of $1 million a year for life, according to the company. But ...
Fri, 28 Oct 2016 18:43:07 GMT
Marshall Co. Sheriff's Office reporting 'scam'  -  WAVE 3
The Marshall County Sheriff's Office reports they have received calls on Friday, October 28 about the same type of "scam." Both callers were told they had won the Publishers Clearinghouse. One was told that she had to go to Walmart and get either a ...
Thu, 27 Oct 2016 22:31:10 GMT
Phone Calls for Publisher's Clearing House 'Winners' on the Rise  -  NBC 5 Dallas-Fort Worth
If you've gotten a call claiming you've won big money from Publisher's Clearing House, you're not alone. In the past 24 hours, the Fort Worth Police Department has received many calls from people saying they've been contacted by the sweepstakes.
Tue, 25 Oct 2016 18:52:58 GMT

St. Pete Woman Wins $1 Million From Publishers Clearing House  -  Patch.com
ST. PETERSBURG, FL — A St. Petersburg woman is $1 million richer after Publishers Clearing House's Prize Patrol paid her a recent visit. The patrol announced its intentions to present a “Big Check” and bouquets of roses and balloons to Holly Bloom ...
Mon, 24 Oct 2016 14:32:05 GMT

Voice of the Consumer: 2 big scams still going strong in Colorado Springs and beyond  -  Colorado Springs Gazette
Take the crooks who claim you won the Publishers Clearing House Sweepstakes. Jim in Widefield wanted me to share his story so you wouldn't fall for it. Jim regularly plays the Publishers Clearing House Lotto game on Facebook and Twitter, so to him it ...
Sun, 23 Oct 2016 00:01:08 GMT

Publishers Clearing House surprises woman with $1 million check  -  News Chief
Holly Bloom, 40, of St. Petersburg reacts after she finds out she won $1 million in the Publishers Clearing House sweepstakes on Friday. Bloom was greeted by members of Publishers Clearing House Prize Patrol with flowers, balloons and an initial check ...
Fri, 21 Oct 2016 23:23:19 GMT

Publishers Clearing House surprises St. Petersburg woman with $1 million check (w/video)  -  Tampabay.com
PETERSBURG — It starts with a computer sitting in the Publishers Clearing House headquarters in Port Washington, N.Y., running through the millions of sweepstakes entries. Next, a stop at the local flower shop. It ends in front of some lucky winner's ...
Fri, 21 Oct 2016 18:42:18 GMT
Police officer answers phone scam call  -  Times-Enterprise
The head of Thomasville Police Department's investigation division has been hit not once, but twice, by callers saying he has won millions of dollars in the Publishers Clearing House sweepstakes. Capt. Maurice Holmes also was called by someone saying ...
Fri, 21 Oct 2016 13:30:39 GMT

Nassau Man Scammed People Out of Thousands: Police  -  Patch.com
Beginning Oct. 7, police say Leach cashed checks at the bank in the amount of $10,000, sent to him by the victims, who were led to believe that they were winners in the Publishers Clearing House Sweepstakes. The victims had since notified the bank and ...