Police: Woman falls victim to child adoption scam

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In this Feb. 8, 2012 photo shows inside view of Facebook headquarters in Menlo Park, Calif. (AP Photo/Paul Sakuma)

PINE TOWNSHIP, Pa. (WKBN)- Pennsylvania State Police say a Mercer County woman was a victim of a Facebook scam.

Troopers said that the scam uses a child adoption cover.

The report says a woman was scammed out of prepaid cards in November.

Troopers say that she was led to believe that she was going to adopt a daughter in exchange for the balances in the cards.

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