PULASKI COUNTY, Va. (WFXR) — The Pulaski Police Department wants to warn churches and charities of a scam that’s circulating.

According to the police department’s Facebook page, a woman is calling and asking for money so she won’t get evicted. She claims to have three children. Police say a church did give her a check in person. Police believe she is local because she calls with a 423 area code and shows up to collect money.

Police are warning churches of this woman who is calling asking for money. Law enforcement states that if you are any questions, concerns, or have fallen victim and want to press charges to contact the Pulaski Police Department at 540-994-8680.

Also if you have any information on the identity of the woman you are asked to contact the tipline at 540-994-2586.