The United States Embassy Port of- Spain is warning citizens of T&T of a scam using the telephone numbers of the US Embassy.
In a statement the Embassy said members of the public informed the Embassy they received a call with US Embassy Port- of- Spain’s telephone number listed as the caller ID.
It said the caller claims to work for the US Embassy and either demands money or offers contract work.
The Embassy has warned T&T nationals that it doeses not call to demand money from individuals, and follows specific protocols when tendering offers.
The Embassy said anyone who may have received the fraudulent call to report the matter to the Fraud Squad Unit of the Police Service.