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Women Accused of Running IRS Robocall Ring Arrested

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Women Accused of Running IRS Robocall Ring Arrested

FONTANA (NBC LA) — Fontana police Police say surveillance video eventually led them to Ailing Lu, 25, of Los Angeles and Ji Hyun Lee, 25, of Gardena, in the robocall scam calls investigation. Fontana police said they confiscated $1 million in electronics and gift cards during a nationwide phone scam investigation centered around two Southern California women.

Police said the scam involves possibly hundreds of victims.

The accused scammers used fear to force victims to comply to their demands.

“We have things from iPads to iWatches to cameras,” said Officer Richard Guerrero. Even Guerrero said he was amazed at all of the electronics now inside the evidence rooms at Fontana police.He said they were confiscated from the suspects who randomly called people claiming they were from the IRS, including a Fontana man who was scammed just […]

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