Fraud

Report #: 19-09-0461
Offense: Fraud
Date Occurred: 09/27/2019
Date Reported: 09/27/2019 4:33 pm
Location: South Building
Synopsis: A WUSM employee was contacted by someone pretending to be his supervisor. The employee was asked to "help" the supervisor by purchasing several gift cards and sending the security information of the gift cards via phone to the caller. The employee believed it was his supervisor so he purchased the gift cards and sent the security information from several of them to the caller. The employee then contacted his supervisor and found that the person he had sent the money to had scammed him.
Disposition: Closed