YORK COUNTY, Va. - The York-Poquoson Sheriff's Office warns residents of a scam demanding bitcoin.
Officials say they have received many calls over the weekend regarding an email scam.
The email claims to have video of the resident visiting pornographic sites and threatened to send it to family, unless sent bitcoin.
The York-Poquoson Sheriff's Office says do not be fooled by the email.
Don’t be fooled by this SCAM demanding bitcoin
We have received many calls over the past week for another scam coming in via email. They claim to have a video of the victim while they were visiting pornographic websites then threaten to send it to friends and family. pic.twitter.com/B8co3wBpfs
— York-PoquosonSO (@YorkPoquosonSO) April 27, 2020