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Shop on Amazon? Beware of a new scam

Posted: 10:58 AM, Jan 14, 2020
Updated: 2020-01-14 11:01:11-05
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BUFFALO, N.Y. (WKBW) — Authorities are warning Amazon shoppers to beware of a popular scam going around.

The Cuba Police Department posted the scam alert Saturday night on Facebook. Police say the scam is presented in a variety of ways.

If you have any questions of concerns regarding your Amazon account, you are urged to contact Amazon directly. Do not acess your account through the email.

Police say you should delete the email immediately.

Amazon offers many tools to help you identify a false email.