New Scam Reported in Howard County

Staff Report
NewsWest 9

The holidays are a time for scammers to be out in full force.

Here's another one you want to be aware of.

Someone has been calling people up, claiming to be an employee of the Howard County Sheriff's Office.

The caller says they've found a wallet belonging to the recipient and they need to get some information from them.

Do not give your personal information out.

The Howard County Sheriff's Office says if you get one of these calls, they want you to contact them at (432) 264-2244.