PARADISE VALLEY, Ariz. (KSAZ) – Police in Paradise Valley are warning residents of a new blackmailing scam involving Bitcoin.
A new blackmail scam finds its way to Town soliciting money via Bitcoins. Residents have reported receiving a letter by mail which stated, “I know about the secret you are keeping from your wife and everyone else." Please be aware and share! pic.twitter.com/HFxsWqck0H
— Paradise Valley PD (@PVPolice) November 13, 2018
According to police, some residents have been receiving a letter in the mail soliciting money via Bitcoin.
A portion of the letter reads, "I know about the secret you are keeping from your wife and everyone else."
Police are asking everyone to be aware of the new scam and to spread the word to others.