CHESTERFIELD, VA (WWBT) - Chesterfield Police are looking for a suspect they say has tried to defraud victims of money by claiming to be a police officer, at least three different times.
Police say in each incident, the suspect called the victim, claimed to be an officer with the police department and asked for a donation. The incidents occurred between Jan. 29 and Feb. 4.
Police say the suspect is a male with a heavy northern accent.
"The Chesterfield County Police Department does not solicit donations in this manner, and is urging anyone who has received a call of this nature to call police immediately," according to a press release from Chesterfield Police.
If you have any information about this crime, call Chesterfield County Police Department at 804-748-1251 or Crime Solvers at 804-748-0660.