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News - August 20, 2014

Grandmother gives 'grandson' scammer a piece of her mind

by Dave Boyce

A would-be confidence man tried the grandson-impersonation scheme on Menlo Park travel consultant Carolyn Bakar with an early morning telephone call on Aug. 14, but got nowhere. He did get an earful, though.

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