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Death Call Scam Via Fax

December 15, 2010

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Death Call Scam Via Fax

imageLast week we posted a video from funeral director Michael Neal, where he recorded a scam death call from Nigeria. We now have received from a central Arkansas funeral director and embalmer, a scam death notice they received via fax. This type of scam seems more common, as well as through email.

The email I received read:

I’m the embalmer and director for our firm here in central Arkansas and this fax came across the machine.

View the fax below.