East Lansing Police warn of phone scam


Police in East Lansing say there is a scam going on, so watch out.

Police have received reports of people getting calls from individuals claiming to be with the federal government or local law enforcement.

The callers demand they take money out of the callers’ accounts to buy gift cards to clear warrants for their arrest or for tax purposes.

Police said if you get this call, hang up immediately.

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