ABILENE, Texas — An Abilene man was scammed out of $205,000.
According to the incident report, the victim, 57, was contracted to be an account management executive between a power company and their customers.
The fake company sent him a check for $205,000 and told him to wire it to “another subject.”
The man deposited the check into his account and wired the money as instructed.
Unfortunately for him, the check did not clear his account and he is out $205,000.