Pikeville Police warning people of scam

By: Whitney Burks Email
By: Whitney Burks Email

PIKEVILLE, Ky. (WYMT) - Officials in Pike County are warning people of a scam.

They say someone is approaching mostly elderly people and pretending to know them.

Then they tell them their car broke down and they need money for a tow truck or gas.

Officials say it is happening in high traffic areas like around Walmart and Lowe's.

Anyone with information about this should contact police.

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