Department of Labor Reports Circulating Phone Scam

AUGUSTA - If you've been receiving more phone calls than usual lately...you should be aware that they could be fraudulent.
The Maine Labor Department is warning people of a scam in which the caller say they are with the Department of Labor and offer help finding a job.  In doing so, trying to get personal information from individuals.
 
If you think you are being targeted by this scam, you should contact police as well as the Department of Labor at 623-7900.
Erin Thomas

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Erin joined the ABC-7 and FOX Bangor news team in February 2012. She was born and raised in Presque Isle, Maine where she attended Presque Isle High School.  While in college Erin interned in the WVII news room before working as a Production Assistant.  In May of 2012, Erin received her Bachelor of Arts in Journalism from the University of Maine, along with a minor in Anthropology.  When she's not out covering local news, Erin enjoys running, skiing, visiting with family and friends, and traveling around this beautiful state.  She is especially interested in outdoor adventure so if you have a story idea, send it her way!

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