Telephone Scammers Target Odessa Residents, Promising Victims Lunch with Mayor 9/24/13
City of Odessa
September 24, 2013 – Citizens are reminded to be aware of scams soliciting money. City officials are aware of a recent telephone scam in which the potential victim was promised a large sum money and lunch with Mayor David Turner in exchange for a processing fee.
Elderly residents are advised to be cautious when solicited for money to process cash winnings. Any resident who has received phone calls, or other correspondence, of this nature are encouraged to contact the Odessa Police Department.