Cops probe salesman scam
Police are investigating what appears to be an advertising scam in Conover that swindled at least one local business of its money.
A person posing as an advertising salesman entered Haven Boutique in downtown Conover about 1 p.m. Thursday and sold a fake ad to an employee, police said.
Anyone with information is urged to call the CPD at 828-464-4698.
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