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Fire Dept Warns of Telephone Scam

Posted: 2018-10-01 07:26:37 By: hbr

The Huntsville/Lake of Bays Fire Department is warning the public of a telephone fundraising scam.

The Fire Dept says that residents have contacted the fire department saying they have received phone calls from individuals that claim to be calling on behalf of the Huntsville Firefighter’s Association carrying out a fundraising campaign for Muscular Dystrophy Canada.

The department says that the Fire Department does not solicit by using telemarketing services and if you have been a victim of this fraudulent telephone campaign, contact the Canadian Anti-Fraud Centre at 1 888 495 8501 or online at antifraudcentre.ca