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FRAUD ALERT - Internet Email Banking Scam

Friday, April 25, 2008 1:30 PM

For Immediate Release:

An fictitious email is being sent out advising Sierra Central Credit Union debit card holders that their debit card has been temporary suspended due to a security enhancement. According to this fictitious email, because of the security upgraded, debit card holders need to telephone a number specific number.

The Sutter County detective division has confirmed with Sierra Credit Union that the email is an attempt to obtain debit card information from their customers for fraudulent use.

Contact Person and Telephone Number:

Jeff Pierce - Commander
Detective Division
(530) 822-7307

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