Solvay Priest: Beware of Facebook scam

Local News

SOLVAY, N.Y. (WSYR-TV) — A priest in Solvay is warning people to not fall for a scam that’s been circulating on Facebook.

According to a post from St. Marianne Cope – The Catholic Community of Lakeland & Solvay, a person is impersonating Father Joseph Clemente on Facebook, asking for money.

“Of course, neither Fr. Clemente nor anyone representing the parish would attempt to solicit money, especially through email, text, or social media,” the church said.

Here’s the full post:

More from NewsChannel 9:

For more local news, follow Josh Martin on Twitter @JoshMartinNC9

Copyright 2020 Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Live Doppler 9 Map Center

CNY View

CNY View

CNY View

Oswego Area

Oswego Area

Syracuse Area

Syracuse Area