I received a phone call from 1-866-267-9320 at 8:21 pm. The caller identified themselves as being from Scotia Bank -- don't know what they want, I said I could take a message but they said they will just call back.
Grandmother received series of calls saying her grandson was in jail and needed bail money. Instructions to wire funds were given. She talked to someone who sounded very much like her grandson and was convinced it was him and wired $5000. They had a lot of family information and it was very slick.
Not Scammed on May 20, 2015 at 5:23 PM
My Grandmother received a call from these people claiming to be me and asking for money after getting in some trouble with he cops. They posed as cops and had a kid crying and calling her grandma. She panicked and tried to help out. They were requesting 7k