POSTED: Wednesday, December 8, 2010 - 12:20pm
UPDATED: Wednesday, December 8, 2010 - 7:50pm
EL PASO - Police are warning you of a scam originating from Mexico.
Investigators have received several complaints from El Pasoans receiving calls from Mexico from people claiming to be a family member.
The caller claims to need money related to an emergency or accident.
Only later do victims find out they have been scammed.
If you receive such a call, make one yourself, to the El Paso Police Department at 832-4400.