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Police blotter: A warlock scam and an unlucky ride

The week’s wackiest crime stories from across the country
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Man accused of faking cancer for Calgary fundraiser arrested in Victoria

CALGARY - A man wanted on charges he raised $7,500 at a fundraiser by pretending to have cancer has been arrested in Victoria.
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Victoria police investigate ’free baby’ posting

VICTORIA - Police in Victoria are investigating an advertisement posted on an buy-and-sell Internet website where a baby was offered for "free to a good home."
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A grizzly escape; flush with charges