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Roberts County Sheriff's Office warns of phone scam


Officials in Roberts County are warning of a scam involving your Social Security number.

According to the Roberts County Sheriff's Office, the scammer will call and claim to be from the Social Security Administration.

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The caller will then tell the victim that their Social Security number has been used for criminal activities.

The victim will then be told that they need to draw money from the bank and purchase gift cards for the caller, or they will be arrested.

If you receive one of these calls, please hang up.

The Social Security Administration only communicates by mail.

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