Witnesses reported Sunday that two young women posed as students from Templeton High School and claimed to be selling magazine subscriptions as a fundraiser for the school’s athletics program.
The Sheriff’s Office says seven elderly victims gave the women checks and cash totaling more than $1,000.
Templeton High School said there is no current fundraiser.
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The women are described as white and between the ages of 18 to 20 years of age. One woman is described as about 5 feet 7 inches tall with long curly black hair who was wearing black tights and a blue tank top over a white shirt; the second is approximately 5 feet 3 inches tall with light brown hair and wearing a red top.
Anyone who thinks they may be a victim or has additional information is encouraged to call the Sheriff’s Office at 781-4550.