LINCOLN, Neb. -- A Lincoln woman is out thousands of dollars after falling victim to a scam.
Lincoln Police say the 43-year-old victim was told there was a package stuck in customs and she needed to pay to get it.
The scammers said she needed to pay $42,000 to get the package.
The woman sent payments totaling $24,600.
Police say she is still getting text messages to give payments.
An investigation is underway.