Out of nowhere, 79-year-old Connie Newell got a call this month on her cell phone from a man telling her she had won $1 million and needed to send him $100 in order to collect.
A widow from South County, Newell didn’t fall for the scam. She told the man she wasn’t interested, but before she could hang up he made this threat:
“Do you want someone to put a bullet in you? We know exactly where you live.” More...