The Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office is warning the public of a possible scam occurring in the area. Find the full press release from the Sheriff’s Office below:
Yesterday and today a group of con artist are calling people in Lincoln County advising them they have warrants for their arrests. The scammers are very convincing and using local Deputies Sheriff’s name. The subjects will tell residents to come to the Sheriff’s Office to be arrested….or pay them money using various forms of electronic payment to avoid arrest. DO NOT FALL for this. The Sheriff’s Office would never call you for any form of electronic payment.