FRANKLIN COUNTY, Pa. (WHTM) — The Waynesboro Police Department is warning residents in Franklin County about an apparent gift card scam using the department’s phone number.

The department says that if you receive a call from any number where someone is asking you to buy gift cards and give them the information on the card, it is most likely a scam.

If someone asks you to purchase a gift card over the phone in order to pay them, don’t. You can ask police or anyone working at retail locations for more information regarding gift card scams.