Scam Alert- Provident Bank Scam
The Waynesboro Police Department has been notified of a new possible scam. A subject received a check in the mail for $2,350.00 from Provident Bank. Along with the check were instructions to deposit the check into a bank account and purchase gift cards; allowing the remaining money to be kept by the individual. 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.