A new scam is taking over Killeen and Copperas Cove!

Police are warning all elderly residents who receive VA benefits to remain clear of giving out personal information over the phone.

Several victims received phone calls from an unidentified party claiming to be a VA representative needing personal informational in order to increase their benefits.

If the veteran agree, all information can be used to drain bank accounts and obtain credit cards.

If you feel you or someone you know may have become a victim of this scam call (254)501-8800.