Mississippi Dept. of Health warns of phone scam

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JACKSON, Miss. (WJTV) – Leaders with the Mississippi State Department of Health (MSDH) announced a scammer is posing as an employee of the agency.

According to officials, the scammer is asking people for the last four digits of their social security number over the phone.

MSDH leaders said this is not a practice of the department, and you should not respond to these calls.

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