Baker Police warn of fake Publisher's Clearinghouse scam

BAKER, LA (WAFB) - Baker Police report that someone claiming to be Publisher's Clearinghouse is calling citizens, telling them they have won $1 million; but officials with the police department say it is a scam.

Police say that the people calling say the victims have to wire money to receive their million. Any time you have to send money to receive money, it is a scam.

If you believe you have been contacted by the person(s) responsible for this scam, you are urged to call your local police department.

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