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Man posing as coach part of advertising scam say police

Released by the Tyler PD:

TYLER, TX - Tyler police warn local businesses to be aware of a male suspect who claims to be a Robert E. Lee coach asking them to purchase advertising ads in sports programs for this upcoming season.

The suspect will then show up at the business and attempt to collect two to three hundred dollars if no questions are asked. The Tyler Independent School District Athletic Program has advised that their booster program for Robert E. Lee is not currently involved in any type advertising campaign.

Please contact the Tyler Police Department if your business has suffered a loss due to this scam.

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