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Macomb police investigating 15 year business ad fraud

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MACOMB, Ill. (WGEM) -

Macomb police are asking local businesses for help in a fraud investigation that could span back 15 years.

Authorities say a man claiming to be Howard Stimpson of Sheer Enterprises has sold false ads to several area businesses.

He has reportedly been offering ads for a "Newcomers Guide" and a "Drug Abuse Awareness" poster.

If you have bought ad spots from this man or enterprise, contact Lieutenant David Burnham of the Macomb Police Department at (309)833-4505 ext. #8121 or email dburnham@macombpolice.com

So far no arrests been made.

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