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Watch for scams in the wake of tragedy

The Boston tragedy is being felt right here at home and many of you are showing your support.

"It didn't take long for people in our area to start showing their support for the tragedy in Boston. 
The Graffiti Bridge has already been transformed overnight with 'Pray for Boston' written on it.

But it's important to remember while trying to help others, don't let yourself become a victim"
In a matter of hours, one of Pensacola's historic landmarks has turned into a rallying point...

David Coleman - Pensacola
"It was quick work how they did it but I like it, it's really showing how we as a community came together" 06

Throughout the day, people took a moment to reflect, some snapped a few pictures.

Brian Bates - Pensacola
"It reminds everybody this far away, there are people that are in pain and need prayer" 06

The Better Business Bureau warns people looking to show their support...
Not every organization is legit, and con artists could be using the tragedy to make a quick buck.

Daniel Rudd - Better Business Bureau
"Make sure that the charity has been around for a while, that they have a track record, a reliable charity, they'll post how they're going to use their finances" 10

David Coleman - Pensacola
"It's kind of hard to tell who's a scammer and who's not but sometimes you have to take a shot in the dark and hope your money is going where you want it to go but I'm sure they can use anything we can give them right now" 10

"A viewer posted a picture of this bridge on our Facebook page.  As of last count, that picture has over 1700 likes and counting.