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Jasper County Sheriff's Department warns public of phone scam

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JASPER COUNTY, MS (WDAM) -

This is a press release from the Jasper County Sheriff's Department. 

The Jasper County Sheriff’s Department is warning people of a phone scam by someone identifying himself as a Deputy with Jasper County Sheriff's Office. 

He's stating that he has a warrant for their arrest for failure to show up for Jury Duty.

He tells them to get a cashier’s check of debit card and call him back and give him the information. 

The Court System or the Sheriff’s Department does not work that way. 

If  you receive one of these calls please contact the Jasper County Sheriff Department at (601) 764-2588.

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