Feb 18, 2013 1:39 PM by Ian Auzenne
An Abbeville grocery store has been scammed out of $8700 after a customer cashed counterfeit money orders that she thought was part of a secret shopper program. Abbeville police say customer cashed ten money orders sent to her by a fake company in the Phillippines. The store's owner, who declined comment and asked to remain anonymous, said when he went to cash the money orders at the post office, he was told the money orders were fake. Police have not said if any charges will be filed.
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