By: Don Shaw email: don.shaw@pennsylvaniachronicle.com (570) 543-2961

Police: Man asks for donations pretending to be father of child who died in Scranton fire

Police: Man asks for donations pretending to be father of child who died in Scranton fire

Scranton, PA

Scranton Police are asking for help in identifying a man they say is involved in a stunning fraud. According to police he was at the Turkey Hill on Providence Road telling people he is the father of the 13 year old boy who died in the fire on Wayne Avenue.  Police ask if you see this male please do not give any donations for family since they do not know him.

If you see this male police ask you to call 911 or contact Detective  Vince Uher at 570-558-8323.