ON YOUR SIDE: Pulaski Co. Sheriff’s Dept. warns of phone scam involving impersonators
PULASKI COUNTY, Mo. (KY3) - The Pulaski County Sheriff’s Department warns the community of a phone scam involving someone who impersonates a law enforcement officer.
The department has received several complaints on the scam.
According to a Facebook post, a caller impersonates an officer from the Pulaski County Sheriff’s Department and says that the person must appear in-person at the department to provide DNA, or they’ll be arrested. The phone call is believed to be part of a scam or prank.
The sheriff’s department says, if you receive a similar call, please do not provide any information and alert your local law enforcement agency.
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