Stoltz of Coudersport

Howard's Inc, Coudersport, PA



Do You Know: You can buy this marquee ad on Solomon's words for the wise for your business or event for only $10. per day! It's just one of the low cost advertising options available. Your ad is viewed 40,000 to 70,000 times every day. Email us for information on other ad locations.

Bokman of Wellsville

Solomon's Auction & Yard Sale Page


Saturday, January 11, 2014

Sweden Township Police Department Warns Of Current Scams

In the past two days our department has received complaints about their electric/gas was going to be shut off and the need to go get a money order and send it to an address to keep their gas on.

The second is someone over the phone wants them to log their computer on to a web site so they could fix the computer from a remote location and fix/rid their computer of virus' that they had been notified of.

PLEASE do not be a victim of these crimes...hang up, DO NOT give them ANY information, These are scams. Nobody just calls you to give you money, to fix your computer, give you a prize that you won - without entering a contest.

Be aware...Be safe


Anonymous said...

Next they be a wantin' us to vote for some Demcrat or Pubican for Prezdent.

Seriously, get a name and number and tell them you will call them back. Most times they hang up. Another scam is to call you with a fake )local) number showing up on your caller ID.

Anonymous said...

Calls also being received in Austin about the computer showing a problem. They claim to be with Microsoft---give them no info just like your local police has stated.

Anonymous said...

I also got an email about paying my bill online to company that was not my provider. Watch out for electric and gas scams in any form!

K said...

Just got a call again last night from someone wanting to fix my computer virus. (Makes about 6-7 of those calls.)

I told him God loves him and wants him to get a job helping people, not being a scammer.

Anonymous said...

Geez! I wish Austin had a town cop to tell all of us to have common sense.

Anonymous said...

Don't worry 6:13 the town council and school board have enough to cover it!