PHONE SCAM ALERT – It has been brought to our attention that residents of British Columbia and Alberta have been receiving solicitation calls from someone claiming to be a local Fire Fighter and asking for donations to Muscular Dystrophy Canada. The caller(s) are extremely aggressive and will not let people off the phone until they get a credit card number.
This is not anyone associated with Muscular Dystrophy Canada. We have notified the authorities and we recommend that if you did give a credit card number you contact your credit card company immediately.
If you have been contacted, you can report the incident to the Royal Canadian Mounted Police.