Police warn against new phone scam in St. Charles County - KMOV.com

Police warn against new phone scam in St. Charles County

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ST. CHARLES, Mo. (KMOV.com) -

Authorities are warning St. Charles County residents about a new scam where someone calls and pretends to be with the St. Charles County Sheriff's office.

Police said someone is cloning the sheriff's department number and calling people, telling them a warrant is out for their arrest for missing jury duty. According to authorities, the scammer then tells the caller he or can pay a fine if they provide credit card information.

If you receive this call, hang up and call police.

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