Officials warning of scam claiming to be from Indiana Breast Cancer Awareness Trust

INDIANA (WTHI) – An alert out of southern Indiana as scammers are claiming to collect money for the Indiana Breast Cancer Awareness Trust.

The Tri-State Better Business Bureau says the Indiana Breast Cancer Awareness Trust only sells license plates, through the BMV. The organization does not hold events or ask for outside donations.

If you receive a call, it is a scam.

The scammers are using several methods to get money even going as far as calling people heartless and saying they should be ashamed of themselves if they don’t make a donation.

If you receive a call, notify your local authorities.