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Possible Debit Card Scandal - Thursday, July 26, 2018

DATE:             THURSDAY, JULY 26, 2018
TO:                  ALL RESIDENTS OF ASSUMPTION PARISH
FROM:            SHERIFF LELAND FALCON
SUBJECT:      POSSIBLE DEBIT CARD SCANDAL

 

ASSUMPTION - At noon today, Morgan City Police reported a potential scan in the Morgan City and surrounding areas.

The department has received information that bank customers are being targeted for a possible debit card scam.

Potential victims are receiving a text message to call a specific phone number to reactivate his/her debit card.

Banks do not request any information via text messaging.

Sheriff Falcon urges you to immediately contact your bank with any questions regarding your account.

You should not provide account or any other information without discussing with your bank. 

If you have any questions, please contact the Sheriff’s Office at (985) 369-7281.

 

For additional information concerning this News Release, contact Sheriff Leland Falcon or Public Information Officer, Lonny Cavalier at 985-369-7281.


 

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