FERGUS FALLS, Minn. — Police in Fergus Falls are warning of a recent scam where the fraudster contacts businesses posing as an employee, asking for direct deposits to be changed to a different account.

Police say the scammers have been contacting the businesses payroll via email and usually go to the businesses website to gain information to do the scam.

If you do get any emails police say do not click any links in them and contact Fergus Falls detective Andrew Miller at 219-332-5526 or amiller@co.ottertail.mn.us

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