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HGTC warns of fan selling fake raffle tickets in the name of the college

(Source: Raycom Media) (Source: Raycom Media)

HORRY COUNTY, SC (WMBF) – Officials with Horry Georgetown Technical College are asking residents to be on the lookout for a man reportedly selling fake raffle tickets in the name of the college.

According to Mary Eaddy, spokesperson for HGTC, a man estimated to be in his 40s, wearing a New York Yankees hat and driving a white Chrysler has been selling $5 fake raffle tickets to businesses in the Farrow Parkway area,

Eaddy added the man claims to have hurt his back and is selling the tickets on behalf of HGTC to benefit underprivileged children.

Anyone who comes into contact with this man and is asked to buy a raffle ticket, they should call the Myrtle Beach Police Department at (843) 918-1300.

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