SCAM ATTEMPT - PENN TOWNSHIP
Class (UCR) Code: 3353 - SUSPICIOUS ACTIVITY-LOTTERY/PHONE SCAM
Date/Time Reported: 03/12/2018 13:46 (Monday)
Location: 800 block of CAMBRIDGE DR - MANHEIM
Patrol Zone: 07 - 31 Penn Township
Premise Type: RESIDENCE
NLCRPD was dispatched to contact a resident in reference to a scam. Reporting party stated that he had received a letter in the mail. The indicated that he had won $2,000,000 and also contained a check from a company called Daedong- USA Inc.
The letter instructed the recipient to call the company before cashing the check. Reporting party stated that he knew the letter was a scam and did not call the company or cash the check. He stated that he wanted to make the NLCRPD aware of the incident