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Montgomery woman reports receiving scam call from ‘DEA’

Updated: January 29, 2013 6:26AM



A 51-year-old Montgomery woman reported that she had received a scam phone call from someone claiming to be with the federal Drug Enforcement Administration, the Kendall County sheriff’s office said. The call came in around 11 a.m. Wednesday, police said. The caller asked the woman to send money to a foreign country to take care of a fine, police said.

Aurora

An Aurora man reported that three of his windows had been damaged by BBs or pellets this week. According to police, the man had just purchased a new house and had not yet moved in. Sometime between 9:30 p.m. Tuesday and 3:36 p.m. Wednesday, someone shot out three windows on the west side of the home in the 700 block of Liberty Street, police said. The man found a BB near one of the windows; police were able to confirm that no bullets were fired. Total damage was $300 police said.

DeKalb County

DeKalb County Crime-Stoppers is looking for information on a residential burglary that took place in the 100 block of North Cedar Street in Waterman between Dec. 17 and Dec. 22, police said Thursday. Several items were taken from the home while the residents were out of town. Anyone with information is asked to call CrimeStoppers at 815-895-3272 or e-mail crimestoppers@dekalbcounty.org. Tipsters can remain anonymous and qualify for a reward of up to $1,000.



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