WARNING: Reports of elderly people targeted in Tipperary by Covid-19 supplies scam

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There are reports of elderly people being targeted in Tipperary by a Covid-19 supplies scam.

Cllr Imelda Goldsboro highlighted the issue on social media and said a number of elderly people have been contacted with regards to couriers dropping of packages of Covid supplies free from the HSE.

She said: "In order to receive their package they must pay a fee of €3.95 cents. Unfortunately, some have paid this and given all their bank details....

"PLEASE CAN YOU ADVISE THIS IS A SCAM AND NOT TO GIVE OUT THEIR BANK DETAILS TO ANYONE."