Maynard Police Department

Scam Alert from Lincoln Police

The Lincoln, MA police department put out the following scam alert on their FaceBook page.  Please be aware this is happening in our area.

“Scam Alert- If you receive a call from someone stating that your relative has been arrested, hospitalized, involved in an accident, in a foreign country DO NOT GIVE THEM YOUR PERSONAL INFO OR MONEY. We have several ongoing fraud cases. IT”S A SCAM!!!”

This is a common scam that has also been seen conducted via email.