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Scam warning: Fraudsters claiming to be AVDC

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Published by Charlotte Fisher at 2:19pm 15th March 2019.

There's a warning that fraudsters are claiming to be Aylesbury Vale District Council in telephone scam. 

A number of people living in Aylesbury Vale have received calls from criminals claiming to be from AVDC.

Reports suggest they are telling people that due to a system error they have a credit amount on their council tax bill.

They then ask for people's bank account details.

AVDC are warning people not to fall for this scam and to hang up the phone. 

If you think you have been scammed you can report it to Action Fraud on 0300 123 2040.

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