OKLAHOMA COUNTY (KFOR) – A person referred to as a telephone quantity, pretending to be an Oklahoma County deputy as a part of a rip-off, however discovered he referred to as the Oklahoma County Sheriff’s Workplace.
The scammer referred to as the Sheriff’s Workplace earlier right this moment, Thursday, Feb. 10.
A Sheriff’s Workplace worker answered the decision.
“That is Deputy Carson Marshall of the Oklahoma County Sheriff’s Workplace and there’s a warrant to your arrest,” the caller stated.
The worker, who truly works for the Sheriff’s Workplace, responded, “You referred to as the Oklahoma County Sheriff’s Workplace, there isn’t any warrant for my arrest. How can I make it easier to?”
That was the sound of the pretend deputy hanging up.
The decision proves that anybody may find yourself in a scammer’s crosshairs.
“The purpose is, these scammers don’t care who they aim. We’ll by no means name and ask you for fee over the telephone; and if somebody calls claiming to be a deputy, you may all the time name our workplace to verify,” a Sheriff’s Office official said.
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