The Winneshiek County Sheriff's Office is reporting a scam alert - KWWL - Eastern Iowa Breaking News, Weather, Closings

The Winneshiek County Sheriff's Office is reporting a scam alert.

Updated:

The Winneshiek County Sheriff's Office is reporting a scam alert. A recent computer scam is causing some concerns. It starts with an Ellen DeGeneres link on Facebook. Once the link is clicked a message pops up on your screen saying that you've been hacked and need to pay $50 to fix and save your computer. Winneshiek County wants you to know that this is a scam and you should not give out any money or account information.

Powered by Frankly