AMES, Iowa- Ames Police say a resident reported being scammed by a computer repair company. The company was given access to her computer, and then got the woman to okay bank transfers for the work being done. The woman says she was overcharged, but was promised a refund.
Ames Police say the woman was scammed out of $3,000 last month. Police say the company, "Skilled Software Solutions," has blocked the police department number.
Police say If you happen to talk to "Josh or "Steve" or "Alex" from "Skilled Software Solutions" at 866-298-4402, 816-399-5404, or 973-794-2608 don't do business with them but please ask them to unblock our number so we can.