World Series - Chicago Cubs v Cleveland Indians - Game One

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With the baseball season in full swing, there are high hopes of a World Series return. Indians fever is running high, but you don’t want it to turn into disappointment with fake or illegally scalped tickets.

“Opening Day is always kind of a big bag of things for police,” said Sgt. Jennifer Ciaccia from Cleveland police. She showed us a table full of fake tickets that officers have collected.

“We discourage people from using things like Craigslist because we do encounter counterfeit tickets and people are basically getting ripped off,” she told us.

During the World Series last year, Cleveland police made arrests.

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