Fraud Attempt

On Wednesday, January 19th, 2022, members of the Hanover Police received a report of an attempted fraud. In this occurrence the victim was contacted by a person claiming to have price money of over $2.000.000. The victim was told to purchase gift cards totalling $350.00. The caller told the victim that this action would allow for the price money to be turned over. This is a scam and thankfully no money was provided to the caller. If anyone has information about this fraud, they are asked to contact the Hanover Police Service or Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) or by submitting a secure Web Tip.