WARNING: Fake Facebook profile pretending to be Carlow councillor messaging people

Be advised!

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Cllr Fintan Phelan

A fake profile pretending to be Carlow Fianna Fáil councillor, Fintan Phelan, is messaging people locally.

Cllr Fintan Phelan has issued a warning about the fake profile and said: "It has been brought to my attention that a fake profile pretending to be me is messaging people about 'community block grants' and other grant schemes.

"Please report and ignore these messages."

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