The Chicopee Police Department is aware of many fake accounts being created on Twitter, Facebook and Instagram stating they are the recent Powerball winner, Mavis Wanczyk. The fake sites claim that following and answering private messages will result in you getting money.


To prevent theft, do not provide personal information to these accounts.

Action Needed

If you see these accounts, please report them as fake on those media platforms. If any suspicious email is received in your WPI account, please report phishing.