Online scam cost Sioux Falls resident

SIOUX FALLS, S.D.(KELO)- It started with a pop-up that said her computer had a problem.

It ended with 58-thousand dollars lost to scam artists.

The Sioux Falls woman was told she was accused of money laundering.

Police Information Officer Sam Clemens says she followed instructions and withdrew the money from several banks.

Clemens says police will work on getting the money returned, but admits it will be challenging.