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Fake Firefighters Reported at CA Wildfire

Imposters reported out on the Kincade Fire

SONOMA COUNTY, California (FOX News) – As firefighters make significant progress against a massive blaze in Northern California, officials are warning those in areas affected by the wildfire to be on alert for bad actors posing as first responders looking to take advantage of the situation.

Officials on Wednesday advised firefighters on the front lines to be aware of people posing as first responders.

“We did get a report yesterday of there’s possibly some fake firefighters out there, wanting to do some looting,” Sonoma County Sheriff’s Lt. Shawn Murphy told firefighters gathered at the fairgrounds in Santa Rosa for a morning briefing on Wednesday, according to KTVU. READ MORE