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Charity scams surface amid Oklahoma disaster

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Charity scams surface amid Oklahoma disaster

OLYMPIA, Wash. — Beware of scammers trying to steal money under the guise of Oklahoma disaster relief.

Paula Selis with the Washington State Attorney General’s Office says these scammers now use more than just fake websites and phone calls.

Selis says to stick with a long-standing charity you trust.

She suggests donating to organizations like the Red Cross that give real, on the ground help in disasters.