NAPOLEONVILLE – Assumption Parish Sheriff Leland Falcon reports that members of the public are receiving calls and texts from individuals purporting to be from religious organizations of the parish requesting funds to help someone in need.
The caller directs the recipient to purchase a fund card and to either text or call the card number back to the caller. THIS IS A SCAM!!
DO NOT ENTERTAIN THIS TYPE OF PHONE ACTIVITY
If you are unsure, about the legitimacy of the call, please contact the organization directly that is requesting the funds.
For additional information concerning this News Release, contact Sheriff Leland Falcon or Public Information Officer, Lonny Cavalier at 985-369-7281.