Police: 2 Dillsburg-area residents too wise for distraction scammers

Liz Evans Scolforo

Two more northern York County residents have been targeted in distraction burglary scams, according to police, who said the residents wisely refused to open their doors to the thieves.

Northern York County Regional Police are searching for a crew of distraction burglars spotted in a purple PT Cruiser like this one.

Northern York County Regional Police this week warned residents about distraction burglary schemes after an 86-year-old woman on Capitol Hill Road in Franklin Township lost thousands of dollars to a burglary crew that lured her from her home on June 21. ...

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