Hoax Messages Being Sent About Robbery at the Library

YOUNGSTOWN (January 31, 2020 (2:17 p.m.)/For Immediate Release) – The Public Library of Youngstown and Mahoning County (PLYMC) has received information that hoax messages about a robbery at the Library have been sent by an unidentified source. There has been no robbery at a PLYMC library.

Anyone receiving these messages are advised NOT to click on any links, as they could damage your device.

Additionally, Youngstown State University has announced on its Facebook page that, “A hoax text message has been received on campus falsly claiming that a case of the Coronavirus was confirmed at YSU.”

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