‘These scams are real’: Jewelry scammers targeting victims on the Big Island

  • Fake jewelry recovered by police. (Courtesy photo/Special to West Hawaii Today)

  • Fake jewelry recovered by police. (Courtesy photo/Special to West Hawaii Today)

  • Fake jewelry recovered by police. (Courtesy photo/Special to West Hawaii Today)

It’s an old scam that is being resurrected around the country, and here in Hawaii, victims are being bilked out of thousands of dollars.