Howell Police are warning residents of a letter that is making the rounds falsely claiming to be a Megan’s Law notification naming a Howell resident/ business owner.
Police shared a community awareness post to their Facebook page emphasizing that the letter is a fake.
“The person named is this letter is NOT subject to any type of investigation, prosecution or conviction of any offense related to Megan’s Law. At first this letter may seem real however upon examination it is poorly written and constructed,” stated police.
The letter is marked with a State of New Jersey address. Residents that receive this letter are encouraged to handle it as little as possible and not to open it, “as it may be of evidentiary value,” said police.