Tax refund scam circulates

Police in Summerland have received complaints about an online scam circulating in the community.

Police in Summerland have received complaints about an online scam circulating in the community.

The scam involves emails, claiming to come from the Canada Revenue Agency, asking for banking information so a tax refund can be issued.

Sgt. Stephane Lacroix of the Summerland RCMP urges residents not to respond to the scam and not to provide banking details online or over the phone.