Police briefs Scam call jewelry theft

A Caledonia woman has lost $3,000 in a phone scam.Police say the  victim received a telephone call from a man who claimed to be a representative from an anti-virus software company. He told the woman that his company had taken unauthorized payments from customers and that he was directed to pay the customers back $500.In order for the money to be deposited in the victim’s account, she was told that she would need to provide her banking information to complete the transaction.The woman provided her banking information only to find out later on that $3,000 had been withdrawn from her account.OPP is reminding the public to never give personal or banking information over the phone.Jewelry stolen in break and enterA Haldimand resident returned to their Turnball Road home on Friday to find someone had broken into the residence and made off with several pieces of jewelry.The break and enter occurred sometime between 8:45 a.m. and 12:15 p.m. on Friday. The culprit removed a jewelry box containing several pieces of jewelry.OPP continue to investigate. Anyone who may have noticed any suspicious persons or vehicles, or who may have any information regarding this incident to contact police at 1-888-310-1122.

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