Phishing October 21, 2023

Scam Type

Phishing Scam

Business Name Used

PCH / imposter

Date Reported

October 21, 2023

Postal Code


Total Dollars Lost

$ 0

Scam Description

Received a phone call October 20 9 PM. The collar said he was from. publishers clearing house I had won the grand prize $18,500 Mercedes-Benz auto and $7000 a month for life. He has my address which I gave him and he told me he would be here at 9:30 on October 21 I told my son and he sent me information that this was a scam at 9:15 this morning.
This man called said his name was Thomas Jefferson and could I meet him at a store downtown I told him I have no transportation. And I thought he was going to meet me at my home , at this time I told him I knew he was a scammer and he hung up