Senior Citizens

Several senior citizens living near Downtown Dothan are concerned because, reportedly, people are randomly trying to sell them goods door to door.

Orrin Owens likes to consider he is the neighborhood “watch dog,” especially for the senior citizens that live in the area. They sometimes complain to him about people trying to take advantage of them

WTVY tried to speak with some of these citizens, but they wouldn't go on camera because they were scared.

According to published reports, senior citizens have become victims of identity theft and scam artists deliberately dupe many seniors out of their life savings.

If you suspect this type of activity in your neighborhood, you should call your local law enforcement agency.