Phone scam targeting Quay County residents

Thomas Garcia

A phone scam is targeting the customers of the First National Bank of New Mexico in Quay and Colfax counties.

There were 20 suspicious calls reported Wednesday to bank headquarters in Clayton, said Craig Reeves, FNBNM president.

This is the second time that FNBNM customers in Quay County have received “vishing scam” calls.

Vishing is a scam that uses social engineering and Internet technology to gain access to private,