Beware of impostors posing as government officials
QUEZON CITY, May 25 (PIA) — Executive Sec. Paquito Ochoa warned the public against individuals using his name or his office to solicit money.
According to Ochoa, they have received reports on individuals impersonating him to seek financial assistance for government projects.
“The impersonators call or text their intended victims, who are directed to deposit the requested amounts in a personal bank account,” said Ochoa.
He said that the same modus operandi was used on other government officials. [full story…]