Bethlehem Press

Thursday, April 25, 2019

Six under arrest for scamming elderly

Monday, March 19, 2018 by MARK DILUZIO BETHLEHEM CHIEF OF POLICE in Police Log

Over the past two weeks, Bethlehem detectives have arrested six individuals for scamming and/or attempting to scam elderly victims out of cash totaling thousands of dollars. These individuals are only part of several ongoing investigations that BPD detectives are working on with other law enforcement agencies and federal authorities. With the arrest of two individuals last month and these six new arrests, the total amount of cash scammed and/or attempted to be scammed is approximately $50,000.