The Galesburg Police Department is warning residents about a recent COVID-19 exposure scam.
The police department says they’ve received multiple reports about the scam. Police say the scammer says they are with St. Mary’s Medical Center and are calling in regards to a recent COVID-19 exposure.
Police remind everyone to never provide personal information over the phone. They also want residents to be aware there are multiple fraudulent calls phishing for personal identifiers and financial information.