The AG’s office says that Hoosiers have received unsolicited messages about a vaccine survey scam in exchange for a free product.
INDIANAPOLIS — According to a release, Indiana Attorney General Todd Rokita and State Health Commissioner Dr. Kristina Box are warning Hoosiers of a new scam targeting people who have received the COVID-19 vaccine.
Rokita’s Office and the Indiana State Department of Health say that people have received unsolicited emails and text messages about completing a survey about either the Pfizer, Moderna, or AstraZeneca vaccine in exchange for a free product.
Following completion of the survey, people are asked to pay for shipping and handling fees for the product. However, scammers bill them and never send the product.
“Hoosiers should keep their guard up, safeguard their personal information, and take steps to avoid becoming victims of a scam,” Rokita said. “If you receive an unsolicited message offering money or a reward related to the COVID-19 vaccine, we encourage you to file a report with our Office’s Consumer…