Police warning over email scam

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Police are investigating a ‘malicious and nasty email money scam’, which involves threats of violence being made in an email to the recipient.

The includes demands for a significant amount of money to prevent those threats from being enacted.

Police advise any one who receives a similar email, not to reply, or send money in response, but to ensure that they install appropriate virus protection software on their computers and electronic gadgets.

 

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