Beware COVID scam circulating county

The Aberdeen Police Department is warning residents of a potential COVID-19 phone scam.

The department announced on its Facebook page on June 28 that scammers are posing as representatives from Spectrum.

The person will offer a $50 discount for two years due to the pandemic.

“They will then ask for a method of payment and state that $100 must be paid first,” said the police department.

Please do not give out your personal or financial information.

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