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Scammers pose as agents to dupe people out of cash says FBI

People targeted in Iowa and Nebraska
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Posted at 1:56 PM, Jan 27, 2020
and last updated 2020-01-27 14:56:23-05

OMAHA, Neb. (KMTV) — Omaha's FBI Office says they've been made aware of scammers pretending to be agents in an attempt to trick people into handing over money.

The office says they will never call and request money or personal information. If you receive a call from someone posing as an agent, they suggest you hang up and report the call to their Internet Crime Complaint Center at

The information was shared by the FBI via Twitter: