Con Men Dressed As Construction Crew Ransack Elderly Couple’s Home For Cash, $5,000 In Jewelry, Including Their Wedding Rings – CBS Chicago

 Con Men Dressed As Construction Crew Ransack Elderly Couple’s Home For Cash, $5,000 In Jewelry, Including Their Wedding Rings – CBS Chicago

CHICAGO (CBS) — An elderly couple from the McKinley Park neighborhood is out thousands of dollars’ worth of jewelry, including their wedding rings, after con men disguised as a construction crew targeted them in their own home.

CBS 2’s Jermont Terry is exposing the scam that got the crew of con men through the front door.

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Doorbell camera video shows the crooks hightailing it just moments after ripping off the couple.

As the four guys jumped into a black pickup truck, 85-year-old John tried to scurry too the sidewalk, but too late.

“It’s heartbreaking;…

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