Rock Rapids, Iowa — The Lyon County Sheriff’s Office is urging residents to be on high alert for scams.

The Sheriff’s Office is currently investigating cases of a scammer saying they work for “the Warrant Division of the Lyon County Sheriff’s Office.” The scammer is advising the individual to stay on the line and drive to a location other than the jail and send money to them or they will be immediately arrested and put in jail.

The Sheriff’s Office says, “Please be aware that our office does not contact people by phone in regards to arrest warrants.” They say that if you receive such a call, please hang up and immediately notify the Lyon County Sheriff’s Office.

This entry was posted on Sunday, October 8th, 2017 at 12:13 pm and is filed under News. You can follow any responses to this entry through the RSS 2.0 feed. Both comments and pings are currently closed.

Comments are closed.