Griffith man loses $5500 to gift card scam, caller pretended to be AFP officer

Monty Jacka
By Monty Jacka
Updated July 1 2021 - 10:59am, first published 9:00am
SCAM: The scammer told the Griffith man to send the gift card details to avoid a warrant being issued for his arrest.

Police have issued a warning after a Griffith man sent over $5000 in gift cards to an overseas scammer pretending to be an Australian Federal Police officer.


Monty Jacka

Monty Jacka


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