New Scam Hits the Basin

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

PERMIAN BASIN - A local bank is sending out a warning to their customers and everybody else.

Scammers are trying to get your personal information.

Here's how they're doing it.

The scammers make a call and an electronic voice says they're from Western National Bank and they say your debit card has been suspended.

In order to reactivate your card, they need the card number.

The bank already has your information and will not call you and ask for it.

Never give out and of your personal information to anyone over the phone.