LEONARDTOWN, Md. – The St. Mary’s County Sheriff’s Office advises our business enterprise neighborhood and their staff to pay attention to a rip-off being perpetrated close to closing occasions.
Several companies locally have been not too long ago victimized by a rip-off the place callers suggested the worker answering the cellphone that they have been “federal law enforcement” requesting cash.
The rip-off callers made various threats of arrests and incarceration and satisfied the staff to make use of firm cash to buy reward playing cards after which supplied them the numbers to the reward playing cards.
The St. Mary’s County Sheriff’s Office reminds companies and residents that no regulation enforcement company will try to gather cash in lieu of serving an arrest warrant and won’t request fee of any type with a present card of any type.
If you might have been the sufferer of a rip-off and want to file a report please contact the St. Mary’s County Sheriff’s Office at (301) 475-8008 or on-line at https://www.firstsheriff.com/citizenreport/