Scam call circulating in Midland County

Scam call circulating in Midland County

MIDLAND COUNTY, TX (KWES) - A scam call threatening citizens of Midland County has been circulating in the past days.

Midland County Judge Mike Bradford said that the caller is claiming to be a deputy and threatens the recipient of the phone call with arrest. He is also reportedly requesting money from the recipients due to missed jury summons.

Judge Bradford advises anyone on the receiving end of the scam to dismiss any demands and block the number. Recipients should also call the Sheriff's Office immediately to file an official report. You can do that by calling 432-688-4600.

Additional information can be found in the office of the County Judge.

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