(Hamilton Co.) The Hamilton Police Department has received information concerning a reported scam in the area. Residents in Hamilton are receiving postcards in the local mail advising them that they are eligible to receive $100.00 in gift savings good at Walmart or Target. There is a phone number on the card and when you call, the person on the other end advises that there is a $1.00 processing fee and then asks you for your credit card number (MasterCard or Visa). Please be aware that this is a scam and do not give out any of your credit card/banking information to people over the phone. Please feel free to call the Hamilton Police Department with any questions at 513-868-5811, ext. 2007.
Posted Monday, January 13th 2014 @ 2pm by 700WLW News