Police Briefs- March 3, 2017

Windsor police are warning that people in the Windsor area were recently targeted by a lottery scam.

The scam usually involves an unsolicited phone call, email, text or computer pop-up advising that you have won money or a prize.

Windsor police say the callers are known to be aggressive and will call back repeatedly. The request includes money transfers to pay for the prize claim.

You should not have to pay money to receive money or a prize.

Police provided the following link illustrating the details of the lottery scam.