WPLG Reporter Jeff Weinsier Attacked by Car Repair Scammer

WPLG Local 10 News


While on assignment recently, WPLG reporter Jeff Weinsier was attacked by an angry car repair scammer. The man was not happy to see Weinsier with a camera in hand interrupting his scam in progress – rubbing shoe polish on a BMW to remove scratches! The agitated scammer can be seen on camera approaching Weinsier and reaching at him: “His hands are around my neck” says Weinsier as the scammer a tries to slap the camera away. Thankfully this didn’t escalate further but Weinsier says he’s pressing battery charges against the scammer.


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