The Frederick Police Department would like to warn the community of a new telephone scam.
Victims have reported that a group of males with thick accents have contacted them advising a family member was involved in an accident. The suspect are threatening and intimidating when they demanded money.
Please contact the police if you receive a phone call related to the telephone scam. Do not give out your personal information or provide the caller with family member's information.
Frederick Police Department non-emergency: 301-600-2101
Report Crime Anonymously: Call or Text to 301-600-TIPS (8477) or firstname.lastname@example.org
Author of Press Release: SGT R Carrado #386
POC: Michelle Bowman 301-600-2091