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Fergus woman victim of CRA phone scam

The Ontario Provincial Police in Wellington Country are reporting another case of the Canada Revenue Agency (CRA) phone scam.

A 37-year-old woman from Fergus, Ont. was contacted by someone claiming to be from the CRA requesting payment of back taxes with gift cards.

The victim purchased $4,715 worth of cards and provided the activation codes along with her social insurance number.

Read more at Blackburn News

This article is summarized by Canadian Fraud News Inc.