Family/Friend Emergency October 24, 2023

Scam Type

Family/Friend Emergency Scam

Business Name Used

Family/Friend Emergency

Date Reported

October 24, 2023

Postal Code


Total Dollars Lost

$ 2000

Scam Description

The person hacked into my mother in laws WhatsApp account & messaged me requesting I finish a transaction that she was unable to finish. I thought it was her so I assisted her. Only afterwards did I find out she had been hacked.