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Chinese Students Targeted in Scam

There is a scam going on where Chinese International Students are being contacted and sent the form below. Basically, the student is being told that (s)he was involved in a legal case and there is a confidentiality agreement that they were not to leave China. The scam usually ends up with the request for Apple Card or Gift cards. The Chinese Embassy has confirmed that this form is fake. If you are approached by anyone asking for any type of payment, contact Campus Police.