2008-11-13 / Police Reports

Warfordsburg Man Victim Of Tree-Cutting Scam

As a result of a recent tree service scam in Union Township, Pennsylvania State Police are reminding area residents they should not leave their homes unattended and to ask for identification of people offering home-based services.

According to state police, 79-yearold Marvin Cavender was lured from his 838 Fairview Road residence by individuals posing as a tree service company on Thursday, November 6. While Cavender was outside, another individual entered the unlocked home and removed $650 in cash.

Anyone having additional information regarding this incident should call Fulton County Crime Solvers at 717-485-5771 or Trooper Fabian at 717-485-3131.

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