When authorities arrived at the victim’s home Saturday afternoon, what they discovered inside was a disturbing scene. Martha Tyler, 72, was found dead with a bag over her head and her hands tied behind her back.
The scammer, who went by the name Robert Green, gave Anna a secret password and told her that in order to receive her winnings, she needed to go to the store, buy a $500 prepaid card, and mail it to him.
“Things break a little easier when it's really cold, so when you have one car in your driveway and we have 100 in ours, we have a little bit more of a maintenance to do. So, it's been a very expensive winter for us."