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WSP phone number used in 'Spoofing' scam

 

Last updated 12/14/2019 at 10:03am



Fraudulent bomb threats drive vulnerable and unsuspecting to website

Olympia, Washington - Late Monday afternoon, the Washington State Patrol (WSP) became aware that a WSP-associated phone number is being “spoofed” and fraudulent bomb threats are being made with voicemail instructions to go to a suspicious website in an apparent scam attempt.

Multiple law enforcement agencies across the state have received calls from citizens regarding the message. There is no indication that these calls reflect any actual threat, but in an abundance of caution, WSP advises anyone who receives a threate...



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