Gardai in Donegal issue warning about scam phone calls

first_img Publicans in Republic watching closely as North reopens further Previous articlePreparation underway to restrict travel from high risk countriesNext articleGardai appeal for information of missing Sligo teenager News Highland Pinterest Community Enhancement Programme open for applications RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Gardai in Donegal say they have been made aware of a scam phone call that some members of the public have received in recent days.The caller states they are calling on behalf of ‘a financial institution’ to say you are owed €3,000, or a similar large amount of money.They then request a payment of €100 in order to enable them to release the money owed to you.Gardai have urged the public not to give any personal details, banking or otherwise to anyone via a phone call, email or text message.If you have fallen victim to a scam such as this, it is advised you notify your Bank and Gardaí.If you are in doubt in relation to a phone call or another method of communication you receive, it is advised you contact your local Garda Station and seek advice there. Renewed calls for full-time Garda in Kilmacrennan Pinterest Arranmore progress and potential flagged as population grows Twitter Facebook Google+center_img Nine til Noon Show – Listen back to Monday’s Programme Loganair’s new Derry – Liverpool air service takes off from CODA Gardai in Donegal issue warning about scam phone calls WhatsApp Homepage BannerNews WhatsApp Google+ Twitter Facebook By News Highland – August 9, 2020 last_img