They’re calling from the number 859-207-9374. The sheriff’s office is urging people not to give information over the phone. The scammer is also instructing people to drop off cash in a black box at the Shell station on Lexington Road in Paris. If you have questions, you can contact the actual Bourbon County Sheriff’s Office to speak with a deputy.
(WDKY/WKYT) PARIS, Ky. – The Sheriff’s Office in Bourbon County wants you to be aware of a recent fraud. Scammers pose as employees of the Bourbon County Sheriff’s Office. People are receiving phone calls stating that they “didn’t show up for federal jury duty” and that a warrant for their arrest has been issued.