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February '13

OPP News - Worrisome Scam


The Napanee OPP would like to caution the public about a reoccurring online scam that was reported yesterday from a concerned citizen.

 

The victim received an email from a person purporting to be a “Murder Agent”. The email is very threatening and claims that the sender was hired to kill the victim. This email is a variation of the “hitman” scam where the sender demands a large sum of money in return for not carrying out the mission.

 

The Canadian Anti-Fraud Centre has many copies of these emails on file. Should you receive such a solicitation, do not respond to it and delete it.

 

To learn more about various scams being encountered by citizens visit the Canadian Anti-Fraud Centre online at www.antifraudcentre.ca

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