Hinds County Deputies warn about phone scam


HINDS COUNTY, Miss. (WJTV) – The Hinds County Sheriff’s Department is warning neighbors about a phone scam.

According to investigators, a caller using the number 601-401-2577 identified himself as a Hinds County Deputy. The scammer tried to collect money for a missed court date.

The Hinds County Sheriff’s Department will not collect payments via telephone.

Copyright 2020 Nexstar Broadcasting, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

Trending Stories