CARTHAGE — The Moore County Sheriff’s Workplace is alerting residents to a current rip-off involving inmates within the Moore County Detention Heart.
The inmates of their members of the family have been solicited by an individual posing as a bondsman, in keeping with Sheriff Ronnie Fields.
On two events, the bogus bondsman gives to get the member of the family out of jail for a diminished worth on the bond, Fields mentioned in a information launch issued Wednesday.
The solicitor, who makes use of an alias, asks that the bond fee be paid within the kind on a pay as you go money card, akin to Inexperienced Dot, Greenback Common, in keeping with Fields.
Bail bondsmen who’re licensed in North Carolina mustn’t require fee for a bond with a pay as you go money card of any form, Fields mentioned.
“Sadly, the victims of those crimes don’t want to file a proper report or press fees,” he mentioned within the launch.
Anybody with questions relating to inmates and bail bondsmen can name the Moore County Detention Heart at 910-947-2980.
To file a criticism on a bail bondsman please contact the N.C. Division of Insurance coverage at BBRDinbox@ncdoi.gov.