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Police Hunt for 2 Thieves

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RALEIGH — Raleigh police want to alert area residents toa new scam -- thieves pretending to be city employees.

Officers say on Wednesday two Hispanic men talked their way into thehome of an elderly couple. They pretended to be city workers checkingwater lines.

Police say the pair stole money the couple was saving to buy medicine.

Anyone with information about the robbers is asked to callCrimestoppers at 919-834-4357.

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