If you’re thinking about forging a CDC vaccination card or COVID-19 test result at Lollapalooza, you might want to reconsider.
The FBI is warning festival goers that doing so on any document using an official government agency’s seal could result in prison time and hefty fines.
The warning comes as Lollapalooza policy calls for proof of vaccination or a negative COVID-19 test in order to enter the music festival.
A physical copy of your proof of vaccination will be required, and digital copies on your phone won’t be accepted, according to a press release from city officials.
But this requirement could also make it easier for scammers to steal your official cards in order to duplicate and/or sell them to others.
The Better Business Bureau of Chicago cautions festival goers to keep their medical documents secure while at the festival. If you drop your card on the ground, it could easily be picked up by someone who could use steal…