Marion Co. Sheriff's Department warns of phone scam

Marion Co. Sheriff's Department warns of phone scam

MARION COUNTY, MS (WDAM) - The Marion County Sheriff's Department is warning of a phone scam circulating in the area.

According to a post on the department's Facebook page, residents have reported phone calls from a "Sergeant Steele" claiming the residents have warrants or fines they need to pay.

The department said this is a scam, and that this person does not work for the department and the phone numbers are not valid.

If you think you have been scammed, contact the department.