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Elderly couple robbed by fake contractors

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City police are investigating the burglary of a home where it appeared an elderly couple was targeted by individuals posing as contractors. Officers responded Thursday afternoon to the home on Woodlawn Avenue for a reported burglary. The residents, who are in their 80s, told police a man came to their door Wednesday afternoon, saying he was there to check the water. The couple let the man inside and he went to the basement. Two others ...

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November 1, 2012
7:03 p.m.

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It takes a special scumbag to rob the elderly. I hope they get caught an rot.