Town of Evans police and the New York State police uncovered a Craigslist scam involving a fake Country music concert at Evangola State Park. The scammers used the internet site to advertise for vendors for the fictitious concert. Vendors would pay a $1,000 "deposit" for the right to never have their calls returned.
Officials were tipped off to the scam when they heard that Boxcar Willie would be the opening act for Johnny Cash...
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