Police warn of scammers asking for burn victim donations in Fremont

FREMONT (KRON) — Police in Fremont are warning residents of telemarking scams seeking donations for burn victims, according to police.

The scammers are claiming to be from the Fremont Firefighter and Paramedic Association, police said.

They are calling residents and asking for monetary donations.

The City of Fremont, the Fremont Fire Department and the Fremont Firefighters Local 1689 Labor Union want the public to know that they do not support charitable causes through telemarketing and or door-to-door campaigns.

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