VCSO issues warning on Amazon phone scam

VCSO issues warning on Amazon phone scam
The Vanderburgh County Sheriff’s Office is warning of a possible phone scam involving Amazon. (Source: Amazon)

EVANSVILLE, Ind. (WFIE) - The Vanderburgh County Sheriff’s Office is warning of a possible phone scam involving Amazon.

The scam starts with a fake automated call from Amazon, claiming the person’s Amazon card is being used fraudulently.

After pressing 1 on the phone dial, the call is directed to a live person who will attempt to collect this individual’s personal information.

Click here to read the full report of these scam calls.

Officials issued a warning to residents on Saturday to not hand over any of their information.

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