LAMAR COUNTY, MS (WDAM) - The Lamar County Sheriff's Department is warning people about an email scam that is going around in the form of a death threat.
The email was sent to at least one elderly lady in Purvis. The email was sent from an unknown email with the name, "Serial Killer." The email reads that if the person does not comply, he or she will die.
Here is an excerpt from the email stating what the person who received the email had to do:
Lamar County Sheriff Danny Rigel said do not be alarmed, just delete the email and contact authorities if you have concerns.
MOBILE USERS: View the email here.