Banking scam: Spilsby woman loses thousands of pounds

March 24, 2014 Spilsby Online 0

Police have issued a warning about banking scammers after an elderly woman was targeted in Spilsby. A common scam in practice at the moment involves the potential victim receiving a telephone call from someone purporting to be from their bank and advising that their account has been compromised and funds should be transferred to a newly created account. The scammer will also tell the victim that they should keep the matter secret as staff at […]