Nigerian Money Scam Reported in Springdale

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Springdale police are warning of a Nigerian money scam circulating the area.

The scam, often referred to as Black Currency Scam, involves the washing of paper currency, according to a news release from the police department.   

Three black Nigerian males in a red Toyota Camry with a Georgia license plate have been seen in the area conducting the scam.

If anyone has any information about the crime, call the Northwest Arkansas Crime Stoppers tip line at (479) 790-TIPS or the Springdale Police Department’s Criminal Investigations Division at (479) 750-8139.