Grandparents Scam Making Rounds: Prescott OPP

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Leeds OPP say that a grandparent scam is making the rounds.

They say a grandparent will get a frantic call or email, from a person claiming to be a grandchild, a friend, or a child.

The scammer will say that they are in legal trouble or have been injured overseas, and they need money right away.

OPP say if you get a call like this don't believe them, and to contact police.