Reno Police Warn Of Counterfeit Jewelry Scam

The Reno Police Department is warning local residents of a counterfeit jewelry scam. According to KOLO 8, multiple victims have reported being scammed by a larger Middle Eastern man, described as being heavy set with a heavy accent who approaches his victims in store and gas station parking lots. He talks to the victims and convinces them to give him large sums of money in exchange for jewelry that ends up being counterfeit.