Police investigating a possible scam that happened in Sarasota

Police investigating a possible scam that happened in Sarasota
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SARASOTA, Fla. (WWSB) - The Sarasota Police Department is investigating a case where an elderly person received a call that their grandchild was arrested.

The victim then met the suspect and gave her cash. Police say this is a common scam.

The suspect is being described as a Caucasian woman in her mid-40′s with dark hair and distinct tattoos on her neck, arms and both of her calves.

Anyone with any information about this incident should call SPD at 941-263-6092 or send an email to this email address.

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