Senior Crime Prevention topic of May 13 seminar

SCRANTON, April 19 – Area senior citizens are invited to join state Rep. Marty Flynn and the Pennsylvania Attorney General’s Office for a Senior Crime Prevention seminar on May 13.

"This is a great opportunity to learn how to avoid scams relating to charities, lotteries, home improvement issues and much more," said Flynn, D-Lackawanna. "A discussion will also take place regarding phone call solicitations, 'free' items received in the mail and about people who knock on your door offering a bargain service or item."

The event will begin at 10 a.m. May 13 at St. Joseph’s Hall at Divine Mercy Parish, 312 Davis St., Scranton.

An RSVP is requested by calling Flynn’s office at 570-342-4348 by May 9.