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Sheriff's office: Scammers trying to profit off fallen deputy

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Deputy Anthony Rakes (Source: KSP) Deputy Anthony Rakes (Source: KSP)

MARION COUNTY, KY (WAVE) – Scammers are trying to make a profit involving the death of a Marion County Sheriff's deputy.

According to the Marion County Sheriff's office, people are going around claiming to collect money for fallen Deputy Anthony Rakes family.

Rakes family has said they do plan to set up a fund on their own, but have not had time.

The sheriff's office said Rakes graduating class is collecting money to put a memorial at the high school.

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