Shreveport Police warn of phone scam

SHREVEPORT, LA (KSLA) –The Shreveport Police Department has received several complaints recently regarding phone calls asking citizens for donations.

Over the past few weeks, the department has heard from concerned citizens reporting that someone allegedly pretending to be from the Shreveport Police Department has called soliciting donations.

The Shreveport Police Department DOES NOT solicit donations in any way, shape, or form and if someone calls you passing themselves off as a representative of the Shreveport Police Department asking for money, they are perpetrating a scam and you should immediately call Shreveport CrimeStoppers at (318) 673-7373.

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