New Scam Reported in Hobbs

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

HOBBS, NEW MEXICO - Hobbs Police are sending out a warning about a new scam making the rounds through town.

Several people have reported getting automated calls, seeking to verify their bank information.

Most of the calls have claimed to be from the Lea County State Bank.

Lea County Bank is not making these calls.

You should never give your bank information out over the phone.