Telephone Scam Making Its Way Around Hopkins County
The Hopkins County Sheriff’s Office is receiving calls about a possible telephone scam making the rounds. Residents are apparently receiving automated phone calls with someone reporting they have paid for a life alert system for them. The Sheriff’s Department is tracking the numbers and discovering they do not belong to a legitimate business. The Sheriff’s office reminds everyone to never give out any personal information over the phone and not to respond to solicitations such as the ones currently being made.