Police alert public to another letter scam
The North Bay Police Service wishes to alert the public of a letter scam that was reported to police yesterday. There were no victims.
The “Reader’s Digest” Scam Letter informs the recipient that he or she is the “randomly selected” “lucky winner” of over $2 million dollars. This letter is a scam. Recipients are advised that they should not contact the sender or send any personal or banking information. Simply destroy the letter.
Report fraud to the Canadian Anti-Fraud Centre at 1-888-495-8501 (Monday-Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.) or online at: www.antifraudcentre-centreantifraude.ca