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P.E.I. homeowner dodges Kijiji scammer

An Island homeowner is relieved after a $2,000 scam involving her Kijiji rental ad was thwarted.

Anna Baldacchino learned her ad had been cloned by a scammer when she got a call in her home country, Malta, from Charlottetown police.

Kijiji told Baldacchino a potential renter who was asked to wire money got suspicious and called them and the police.

Read more at CBC News

This article is summarized by Canadian Fraud News Inc.