Warning: Scammer claims to be deputy

West Virginia
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According to the Kanawha County Sheriff’s Office, another scammer is claiming to be a deputy in the county.

The scammer is calling people demanding payment by phone with prepaid cards.

The scammer even claims to be a Kanawha County Sheriff’s Office deputy, according to deputies.

Attached is a recording of his outgoing voicemail.

The Kanawha County Sheriff’s Office reminds the public that if you have a warrant for your arrest, miss jury duty, or miss court we may tell you to go to the courthouse, but not to pay us by phone.

We will provide more information on this story as soon as we receive it.

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