Scam Alert- Facebook Marketplace Scam
The Waynesboro Police Department has been made aware of a scam involving a property in the borough that is being placed for rent on Facebook Marketplace. The person who has this listing is asking for personal information to be sent via email and asking for money to be sent to them electronically up front. This has been found to be a scam. If you see this ad on any social media platform please report it. If this should happen to you, DO NOT give any personal information out, cash any suspicious checks or write any checks/send money of your own.
Please be aware of the following scam tactics:
>Requesting of iTunes cards , Google Play cards, other gift cards
>Winner of an excessive amount of money through emails, letters, texts, etc.