Watch Out For This Scam
Police say that the gang usually is comprised of four members, one adult and three younger ones.
While the three younger ones, all appearing sweet and innocent, they divert their ‘mark’ (or intended target) with a show of friendliness , the fourth – the eldest — sneaks in from behind the person’s back to expertly rifle through his or her pockets and purses or bags for any valuables being carried.
The picture below shows the gang in operation.
Wife hit by a bus
This guy was sitting at home alone when he hears a knock at the door.
There were two police officers there.
He asked them “Is there a problem?”
One of the police officers asked if he was married and the man says “yes.”
The officer asks if he could see a picture of his wife.
The guy says “sure” and shows him a picture of his wife.
The officer says, “I’m sorry sir, but it looks like your wife’s been hit by a truck.”
The guy says, “I know, – but she has a great personality, and she’s a good cook!