The Red Cross are aware of scams on social media where people are claiming to be Red Cross volunteers and offering coronavirus tests. As a result, these have been reported to the police.
A statement from the Red Cross reads as follows:
“We would like to make it clear that the Red Cross is not conducting coronavirus tests in Northern Ireland or anywhere else in the UK. If you are contacted by someone claiming to be from the Red Cross, please ask to see identification and, of you have any concerns, contact the police.”
If you are approached or are aware of this activity going on in your area contact Police Scotland Tel 101 or 999 if you feel you are in danger.