LAUREL COUNTY, KY - Laurel Sheriff John Root is reporting that: A phone scam has surfaced in Laurel County, where the caller is identifying himself as a sheriff's deputy.
The caller is advising citizens to pay money regarding not reporting for jury duty and is telling people to get a money card to take care of the issue.
This is a scam to steal money from unsuspecting citizens.
- Report this scam
- Do not give out personal data or financial information
- Do not send money
The Laurel County Sheriff's Office will never call citizens on the telephone demanding money regarding a case, an outstanding warrant or jury duty.
The Laurel County Sheriff's Office is continuing the investigation into this most recent phone scam.