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Cameron: Police Hit With Flurry Of Phone Scam Reports

CAMERON (February 5, 2013)—Cameron police issued an advisory Tuesday after receiving a flurry of calls reporting a phone scam in which senior citizens were asked for Social Security numbers and bank account information.

”This is most likely a scam and anyone giving out this information will be risking their bank values and security by talking to these people,” police said in a press release.

“Hang up on these folks immediately,” police said.

The calls appear to be targeting the 697 prefix, police said.


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