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DEA issues extortion scam warning involving Internet drug buys

coondoggie (973519) writes | about 2 years ago

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coondoggie writes "The Drug Enforcement Administration today issued a public warning that criminals posing as DEA agents have apparently amped up an old scam to steal consumers' money. The DEA describes the scam like this: Criminals call the victims (who in most cases previously purchased drugs over the internet or by telephone) and identify themselves as DEA agents or law enforcement officials from other agencies."
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