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Fire Brigade Warn Of Dublin Pub Collection Scam


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Dublin Fire Brigade is warning people about a scam doing the rounds in city centre pubs.

A man claiming to be a firefighter is asking for donations for a charity boxing match for Pieta House.

Dublin Fire Brigade says the man is not a member of its team, and it never collects money in pubs.

<blockquote class="twitter-tweet" data-lang="en"><p lang="en" dir="ltr">The man visiting Dublin pubs claiming to be a DFB firefighter and collecting for a charity boxing match is still doing the rounds. He claims to be collecting for <a href="https://twitter.com/PietaHouse?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">@PietaHouse</a>.<br>THIS IS A SCAM<br>If approached let bar staff know, they&#39;ll contact GardaĆ­. <br>We don&#39;t collect money in pubs. <a href="https://t.co/75Wk3wsFmw">pic.twitter.com/75Wk3wsFmw</a></p>&mdash; Dublin Fire Brigade (@DubFireBrigade) <a href="https://twitter.com/DubFireBrigade/status/1001138675164614656?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw">May 28, 2018</a></blockquote>
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