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No personal info ‘compromised’ from weekend local bank scam

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First National Bank of River Falls was targeted in a phishing scam Sunday. President and CEO Jeff Johnson said local police have been informed and that there’s been “no data breach into our customer information server.”


A large number of people in the area reported getting automated calls from a phone number in New York.

The call indicated that the person’s First National Bank debit card was “locked,” and that the person needed to press 1 to speak to the security department.

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Phil Pfuehler
Phil Pfuehler has been editor of the River Falls Journal since 1991.
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