3/31/15 – 5:26 A.M.
The Putnam County Sheriff’s Office is warning area residents about a couple of phone scams making the rounds again. A post on the department’s Facebook page says people have been getting calls claiming they’ve won a large sum of money. However, to claim that money they have to send cash first.
Other calls have claimed residents owe the IRS money and can pay over the phone to avoid arrest. The sheriff’s office says tax issues are a civil issue and deputies don’t get involved in most cases.
You’re encouraged to call the sheriff’s office if you get a call you believe is suspicious.by Read More →