PORT CHESTER, NY - The Port Chester Police Department received a call from a 69-year-old Port Chester senior citizen last week reporting an incident involving an attempt to steal her identity.
According to police Lt. Jim Ladeairous, the woman received a phone call to her home from a person claiming to be a representative of Medicare. The thief tried to coax the woman's social security number out of her by offering her complimentary items.
When the woman became suspicious the person abruptly hung up the phone. Lt. Ladeairous requests that anyone who experiences or has experienced a similar incident should contact the Port Chester Police Department at 914-939-1000.
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