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Moorhead Police Warn of Money Scam in the Area

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The Moorhead Police Department is warning people about a money scam hitting the region. The scam involves being notified by phone of a cash and vehicle prize from Publisher's Clearing House.

The Publisher's Clearing House fraud department confirms this is a scam.  The company says they would never contract a winner in advance or require any amount of money or money transfer to claim a prize.

This scam has been reported to the Publisher's Clearing House fraud department and federal authorities. Moorhead Police Department reminds you to be skeptical of any contest winnings that require you to give personal information over the phone or pay any money to claim a prize.

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