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July 08, 2010
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An age-old crime: scamming elderly people is on the rise

Senior citizens may avoid telling family members about incidents for fear of going to nursing homes

By Dan Morse
The Washington Post

WASHINGTON — Murders and violent crimes are down nationwide, but one kind of crime is rising steadily: scams against the elderly.

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