An asphalt scam has been reported in Fort Saskatchewan.

Police are alerting residents to this active scam, which involves someone offering to pave driveways for a cheap price with money upfront.

Once the money is given to the suspect, they take pocket it and cut contact. 

Similar reports have been made in Morinville, Edmonton, and the surrounding area. Police believe that a rental vehicle is being used by the suspect to escape detection.

Fort Saskatchewan RCMP is asking anyone who encounters this scam to contact their local detachment.