FBI wants you to be a tire scam breaker

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Remember the "very sophisticated" tire scam reported on earlier this year by A website has been created for victims of the Canstruct fraud to self report.

Click to go directly to the website. Then click on the "Operation CANSCAM" link.

"There is an instructional page concerning the scheme and a link to self report," says Brian Jacob, an FBI agent based in Albany, N.Y. "We have also created a 1-800 number at 1-800-236-8947 (select option 2). This is a voice message providing information and updates on the scheme; it will not allow you to leave a voicemail."

The FBI (Federal Bureau of Investigation) also has created a dedicated email address for victims to supply more information:

To read more about the scam, being perpetuated out of Canada, check out "Look out: There is a tire scam going on."

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