Modesto Police are warning residents about a new scam involving a phony bar of gold. Watch out for two Hispanic men with dark hair. One has a moustache and is about 45 years old. His accomplice is about 60, according to two people who have been victimized so far.
In two variations of a story, the victims were enticed to buy a fake bar of gold for $3,000.00 and $1,500.00 respectively. If you can help with more information about the scam or the suspects, you´re asked to call Modesto police.