Mashpee Police: "Grandparent Scam" is Making the Rounds Again

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From the Mashpee Police:

Our department has been receiving a number of calls from citizens reporting that the ‘Grandparent Scam’ is making the rounds again. The scam callers are alleging to be the grandchild of the person receiving the call, and report and medical or legal emergency before asking for money.

Please see the image below for helpful information regarding these types of scam calls and share it with elderly friends and family! welcomes thoughtful comments and the varied opinions of our readers. We are in no way obligated to post or allow comments that our moderators deem inappropriate. We reserve the right to delete comments we perceive as profane, vulgar, threatening, offensive, racially-biased, homophobic, slanderous, hateful or just plain rude. Commenters may not attack or insult other commenters, readers or writers. Commenters who persist in posting inappropriate comments will be banned from commenting on