possible scam

Alert message sent 14/07/2020 14:07:00

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please be aware as this has been highlighted to us from a Neighbourhood link user of a possible scam
details passed to us are as follows;

I would just like you to be aware I have received a phone call from this number 01761205655 informing me my internet would be disconnected in 4 hours and I need to press 1 to speak to my internet provider to arrange re connection of my router,I hung up and called my internet provider,they said they have had a few calls from customers over the last few days saying the same thing.By pressing 1 it would take you through to a premium rate number.

Please stay safe and alert to possible scams

Pc 1228 Dave Martin
Dedicated Neighbourhood Officer
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Dave Martin (Police, PC, West Leicester NPA Leicester west New Parks)

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