Marco Island Police warn of fake Facebook post

Posted at 11:41 AM, Sep 20, 2017
and last updated 2017-09-20 11:41:47-04

MARCO ISLAND, Fla-- Marco Island Police Department is warning residents about a fake Facebook post.

The post claims that several people have been found trapped in floodwater at Saint Marks Church.

The church, however, is not flooded and there is no emergency situation there. The church is collecting resources for the community and are asking for donations.

Police urge that you verify social media posts before sharing.