“I know personally the attorney general is saddened and very upset that his image was used in this scam,” Barnes said, noting that the con artist meet women chose someone who oversees consumer protection and warns citizens of scams. No arrests have been made, and Sgt. Chad Hill of the Kosciusko County Sheriff’s Department in Indiana said at this point they don’t know the identity of the person behind the scam. He also said they don’t know how Fox’s picture was selected for the fraud. The image of Fox used in the incident has since been removed from Facebook. Barnes said it’s a lesson to people who have Facebook pages for companies or candidates in particular. “When you have a page for a company or candidate, by its very nature you want it to be seen by people. But then you run the risk of people being able to take that information and use it for nefarious purposes,” he said.
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