A new scam is hitting the Permian Basin.
This time, it's a phishing scam that takes a legal twist.
Victims are receiving calls from people using a fake name and an untraceable phone number, who say they're working for a law firm.
They claim the firm is suing the victim on behalf of a payday lender.
The caller demands payment, threatens to sue the victim, and even threatens arrest if the payments aren't made.
To protect yourself from this, or other scams, here's some tips.