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WFPD Warns Residents About A Craigslist Scam

Wichita Falls police are warning residents about a scam involving Craigslist and homes for rent or sale.

Police say a person outside of the country places an ad with a real Wichita Falls property and the current owners name.

Once someone shows interest, they are asked to send a deposit to an address outside the U.S. and then keys will be sent to the person.

Police say so far two people have fell victim to the scam. Police say if you feel you have been scammed, you're are asked to contact police.

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