ALERT: Sheffield residents warned about cold calling iTunes scam
Sheffield residents are being warned about a cold calling scam involving the selling of fake iTunes accounts.
Cyber crime reporting centre Action Fraud said fraudsters have been calling at people's homes out of the blue and claiming to be from the Financial Ombudsman Service.
They are reportedly telling householders they have a cheque for a large amount of money from a compensation claim.
The victim is then told to buy an iTunes voucher roughly to the value of £300 to ‘release’ the compensation.
They then claim that a courier will collect it from their home address and that a cheque will be... read more
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