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Alert message sent 05/10/2020 10:43:00

Information sent on behalf of Devon and Cornwall Police

We are appealing for your observations for customers who may be potential victims of fraud/scams involving vouchers/gift cards being purchased.
This is linked to scams whereby (mainly elderly) residents are being told that they have won a raffle/prize, or for another reason, and gift cards/vouchers are needed.
Please can staff be observant for any customers buying unusual or high amounts of gift cards/vouchers or similar and if you have any information please contact us by phoning 101 or email
Please inform all staff. and consider passing this information on.
Thank you.
Message sent by
Linzi Berryman (Police, DC Alert Officer, Devon & Cornwall)

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