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ISU Police warn students of scam

Indiana State University Police are warning of a new scam, and it targets local students.

Posted: Aug 16, 2018 10:15 PM

TERRE HAUTE, Ind. (WTHI) - Indiana State University Police are warning of a new scam, and it targets local students.

Once a student responds to the email, the scammer requests personal information.

Authorities say these types of scams are the most common at the start of a new school year.

They happen at nearly every university or college

Police say students and parents should never give out personal information.

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