Valdosta Scam Alert

By: Dontaye Carter Email
By: Dontaye Carter Email

VPD says they've received reports from folks in the area saying someone identifying themselves as law enforcement in Canada is contacting them by telephone and telling them a family member has been arrested and they need the victim to send money to bail them out.

Officers say the victims found out it was a scam and are asking that residents be leery of these phone calls.

The elderly are typically the ones targeted. VPD says they just want people to beware of the scam.


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