FBI report: The Chinese Embassy Robocall Scam Is Back


The robocalls known to have scammed hundreds of people is back, FBI confirmed.

These robocalls referred to as the Chinese Embassy Scam by the FBI often comes in as a call from the Chinese Embassy. Chinese is the primary language often used.

Other forms of the scam comes in as a call from a shipping company alerting you about a package at the Embassy that belongs to you.

According to the FBI, the phone numbers used for these scams looks legitimate.
Most of the victims of this dangerous scams are of Asian descent.

Over $40 million so far has been taken from victims by the scammers since December 2017, FBI says.

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