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11/07/2017

SCAM WARNING


The Kingman Police Department has taken reports from several area businesses that have reported a similar scam attempt. In each of these scams, a person contacts a store employee and portrays to be from the business’s corporate office and is conducting an audit. The scammer provides directions in an attempt to convince the employee to put money together and prepare to meet a female employee from corporate headquarters. Bullhead City Police is investigating a similar incident that occurred on Sunday, October 29th, in Bullhead City, wherein an employee of the 99 Cent Store gave money to a woman who arrived at the store. The woman left before the employee realized it is was a scam. (BHC PD Media Release 10/30/17) Attached photos are of the female suspect in the BHC incident.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Kingman Police Department by calling (928) 753-2191, or report anonymously to Mohave Silent Witness by calling (928) 753-1234, or report tips online by going to www.kingmanpolice.com by clicking on “Give A Tip” , or report through the KPD App, which available free through the App Store or by scanning the attached QR code.