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Police expose '35m' letter scam

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A scam letter scheme which could have made an estimated £35m a year has been smashed by officers from the Serious Organised Crime Agency.

Police have sent money back to more than 20,000 victims with letters warning them to be more vigilant in the future.

Ben Ando reports.

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