Members of the public have been urged not to be tricked by a scam 'competiton' which is being circulated onn WhatsApp.

North Wales Police issued a warning about the scam on Friday morning.

A spokesman said: "WhatsApp users are being warned about a scam competition offering people a free crate of Heineken beer ahead of Father's Day.

"Heineken have confirmed that the competition is fake and warned people not to click on any links and not to forward any such messages on to anyone.

"The link leads to a malicious website that can steal your personal or financial information and account credentials."

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