Police warn of parking ticket scam

(WEAU) - If you get a notice that you haven't paid your parking tickets, it might be a scam.

The state says people from as close as Pierce County are seeing the fake invoices. It says people got a mailing from what's called parking collection services claiming the people owed as much as $50, and lists a P.O. Box in Milwaukee to send the money.

The state says it makes it seem like it's in collections. In some cases the scammers had the right license plates, but dates for the tickets don't match up with where the cars would have been.

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