CHICAGO (CBS) — The City of Chicago is warning people to beware of a bogus flier that promises 10,000 summer jobs, reports WBBM’s Steve Miller.
It’s a flier and it’s online, too, says Matt Smith, spokesman for the Chicago Department of Family and Support Services.READ MORE: Chicago Weather: Severe Thunderstorm Warnings In Effect; One More Day In The 90s
“Advertising 10,000 jobs. They stuck a city seal on it and they give the address for the Thompson Center and tell people to apply there on May 1.”
But Smith says it’s phony.READ MORE: Police Investigating 2 Armed Robberies Reported On The Near North Side 15 Minutes Apart
“This is a completely fraudulent flier and frankly I have no idea why anyone would put out a job flier misleading people. Especially in a tough economy. It’s just not a decent thing.”