Illinois Attorney General Warning of Scams Related to Gun Violence Victims

Illinois Attorney General Warning of Scams Related to Gun Violence Victims

(IOCI RADIO) – Illinois Attorney General Kwame Raoul’s office cautioned the public to watch out for scams related to victims of gun violence.

Several groups are raising money to help those affected by the Highland Park shooting, but spokesperson Drew Hill said it’s important to do homework before donating.

Hill also warned that a number of family members and friends of victims injured during the shooting are receiving calls from potential scammers. The caller offers to help with applications for aid from the crime victim’s compensation program.

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