Yarmouth Police issue fraud alert about fake lottery claims

KA_Yarmouth_Police station sign_11915YARMOUTH – Yarmouth Police are issuing the following fraud alert to residents.

A local couple came in to the station with a letter and a check for over $4000.

The letter states that the recipients won money as part of a multi-state lottery.

This is a scam. If you receive a letter like this do not cash the check or contact the company.

Scams like this are very common. Please discard the materials. If you have questions please contact the Yarmouth Police Department at 508-775-0445

Information provided by Yarmouth Police

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