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November 19, 2013

PNPD warns of e-mail banking scam

Port Neches Police are warning citizens about an e-mail banking scam.

Police were alerted when one of the city employees received the scam from “Citibank Department,” according to a press release from PNPD.

The e-mail states that the employee is owed money and they can receive their money if they provide a list of personal information, identification and bank account information.

Never provide personal information or bank account information to unknown parties. They are almost always scams and if you provide this information they can steal your identity. If their is ever a question of legitimacy please contact local authorities.

 

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