ODESSA, TX (KWES) - The Odessa Police Department is warning residents about a new phone scam that has been reported.
We're told the scam involves Community Development.
Authorities tell us a victim reported that she received a phone call from a person claiming to be Patrick Elliott using phone number (779) 235-0225. The person told the victim that she was the recipient of an award from the Community Development Organization.
We're told the person also told the victim that in order to receive the funds that she would need to send $500 to a Debra White in Guntersville, Alabama.