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Linn County warns of phoney donation calls

CEDAR RAPIDS (KWWL) --  Linn County Emergency Management officials are warning people of a potential phone scam.

The agency tells KWWL is has received reports from the public regarding a call requesting a donation on behalf of the agency.   The caller represented himself as an employee of Linn County Emergency Management. 

Linn County Emergency Management tells KWWL it is not and will not solicit donations by phone.

Anyone who gets similar calls should contact their local law enforcement agency.

Online Producer:  JJ Murray

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