Phone scam is targeting international students at colleges
WASHINGTON, D.C. —
A phone scam warning from the FBI, targeting international students at local colleges.
The agency said the callers claim there is a problem with their student visa, and or financial aid, and threatens deportation.
Victims in at least 12 states have been hit by this scam. The caller even knows your name, background, and personal cellphone number.
Don't give any information, and report the number to the FBI's Internet Crime Complaint Center. To file a complaint go to their website www.ic3.gov.