Perry Township Fire Department warns of t-shirt scam

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EVANSVILLE, Ind. (WEHT) – Perry Township Fire Department is warning of a texting scam affecting the Tri-State. The scam number is said to send out a text impersonating the Perry Township Fire Department.

The text includes a link to a t-shirt bearing PTFD’s logo. The fire department states they did not authorize the t-shirt, and that it is fraudulent. If you receive this text, they ask you to report and block the sender.

Below is a screenshot of the text and the PTFD’s statement on the scam.

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