Illinois AG Warns About Scams Related To Victims Highland Park Shooting
(AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast)

Illinois Attorney General Kwame Raoul is encouraging residents to be alert for scams involving supporting the victims of the July 4th mass shooting in Highland Park.  The Attorney General’s office has received reports that survivors of the tragedy have been contacted by potential scammers who provide inaccurate and incomplete information about state assistance available to crime victims.  Illinois residents should exercise caution before donating to organizations purporting to support victims of the mass shooting or violent crime.