Packages can not accept: police warn of new Corona Scam

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"Package not annehmen": Police warn of new Corona Scam

The police has warned of a new Scam with alleged Tests for the Coronavirus. In recent days, the mostly elderly victims in several Parts of Germany had a serious-sounding Letter of an alleged "Federal office for Seuchenschutz" get, said a spokesman of the police inspection Emsland/County of Bentheim, Lingen. This authority, it is not, don’t give a damn-he stressed.

The questionnaire will be prompted to test with a Test Set on Covid-19. According to information from the residents registration office they belonged to a risk group, the Letter reads further. If necessary, the Test must necessarily be performed. For the alleged Test Set would then be cashed by cash on delivery 97,50. "The police are urging people not parcels, which have not been ordered, against cash on delivery anzunehmen", the speaker explained. Also, the police in North Rhine-Westphalia, Oberhausen, had recently warned about the Scam after a case was reported had been.

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