City of Hanahan warns of scam involving bills for COVID-19 testing

City of Hanahan warns of scam involving bills for COVID-19 testing
Some people who were tested for COVID-19 at the Hanahan Fire Department wound up with bills for $99 that city leaders say are not legitimate. (Source: Pexels)

HANAHAN, S.C. (WCSC) - Some people who were tested for COVID-19 at the Hanahan Fire Department wound up with bills for $99.

But Hanahan city leaders say those bills are not legitimate.

"The testing that we did here was through DHEC and there was no charge," a Facebok post states.

The city of Hanahan said that while they did not publish the names of people who were tested, anyone who "liked" or "followed" a post announcing the testing may have been targeted by scammers.

“If you get a bill, disregard it as it is not real,” the post states.

If you were tested at the Hanahan Fire Department recently and are getting bills for $99 or thereabouts, this is not a...

Posted by City of Hanahan on Monday, July 20, 2020

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