http://news.stlpublicradio.org en Scammers using govt. letterheads to steal money, Mo. AG Koster says http://news.stlpublicradio.org/post/scammers-using-govt-letterheads-steal-money-mo-ag-koster-says <p>The latest scam designed to separate Missouri residents from their money involves phony letters from the <a href="http://www.ago.mo.gov/">State Attorney General&rsquo;s office</a>, the<a href="http://www.irs.gov/"> IRS </a>and other government agencies.</p><p>The letters include a fake government letterhead, and state that the recipient has won&nbsp;a&nbsp;million dollars or more&nbsp;in prize money. &nbsp;<a href="http://ago.mo.gov/koster_bio.htm">Attorney General Chris Koster </a>(D)&nbsp;says the intended victims are then informed that they owe thousands of dollars in taxes and fees on the winnings and are instructed to pay them via Western Union. Wed, 25 Jul 2012 23:21:26 +0000 Marshall Griffin 4187 at http://news.stlpublicradio.org Scammers using govt. letterheads to steal money, Mo. AG Koster says