Scam

Tracy Milanovich
This photo released Thursday, Jan. 2, 2020, by the Somerset Police Department shows Tracy Milanovich, owner of Tracy's Psychic Palm Reader, of Somerset, Mass. (Somerset Police Department via AP)
Associated Press
January 03, 2020 - 9:56 am
Tracy Milanovich is charged with obtaining property by trick, along with larceny and witness intimidation.
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WWJ News
November 21, 2019 - 1:36 pm
Citizens are urged not to engage with these scam callers.
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Sherry Tina Uwanawich
Sherry Tina Uwanawich (Broward County Sheriff's Office via AP)
WWJ News
September 11, 2019 - 7:29 am
MIAMI (AP) — A South Florida woman who claimed to be a psychic fortune teller has been sentenced to three years and four months in prison for taking $1.6 million from a Texas woman to remove a curse from her family. Court records show that 28-year-old Sherry Tina Uwanawich was sentenced last week...
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Jeremy Bartley Birmingham
Jeremy Bartley Birmingham (Booking photo)
May 28, 2019 - 3:58 pm
The investigation began back on January 3, according to Bloomfield Township police.
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dearborn heights flooding
Flooding in Dearborn Heights. (Photo: Ron Dewey/WWJ)
May 03, 2019 - 6:01 pm
Any contractor who demands an immediate answer, payments in cash and/or solicit door-to-door is likely not legit.
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baby in arms
(Dreamstime)
March 08, 2019 - 5:57 pm
“The evidence in this case will show that this is a terrible scam of parents who simply want to make our world better by adopting a child," US Attorney Matthew Schneider said.
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phone scam
(Dreamstime)
March 07, 2019 - 2:24 pm
Several area health departments – including Macomb County, Livingston County and Washtenaw County – have received reports of these calls.
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online dating
FILE PHOTO (Dreamstime)
February 13, 2019 - 3:37 pm
The median reported loss for victims was $2,600, about seven times more than other fraud tracked by the FTC.
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scam
FILE PHOTO (Dreamstime)
January 24, 2019 - 4:30 pm
DTE says don't trust your caller ID.
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Door knocker
FILE PHOTO (Dreamstime)
January 24, 2019 - 12:32 pm
"This could happen to anyone's mother, grandmother or even great grandmother."
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