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Burnaby man charged in alleged Publishers Clearing House scam: Coquitlam RCMP

March 8, 2021 – A 27-year-old Burnaby resident now faces charges in connection with an alleged Publishers Clearing House Scam that crossed over multiple jurisdictions, including Coquitlam, B.C. RCMP received a complaint on Nov. 4, 2019 from one of four alleged victims in a multi-jurisdictional Publisher Clearing House Scam. How the scam works is people are told they’ve won a prize, but they need to pay a “tax” first before receiving their winnings. Police say you can’t win a contest you don’t enter and you don’t pay taxes on lottery winnings. TriCity News reports. | READ MORE