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Scammed!

Thursday, 21 June 2018

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A HUGE amount of money has been conned from people in the local area recently by international criminal gangs, the Constitution can exclusively reveal.
Over 60k has been illegally withdrawn from bank accounts of Coleraine and Limavady residents in only the past three weeks through telephone and online fraud.
Police have revealed that recent phone calls from people claiming to be from broadband providers request unwitting residents to log onto their bank accounts and make payments.
As soon as people log onto their bank accounts the caller has access and the money can be gone in seconds.

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