Amarillo Police: Watch out for scam demanding payment for Amarillo Municipal Court

Video - Scammer Claims to be with Municipal CT KFDA

AMARILLO, Texas (KFDA) - The Amarillo Police Department is warning the public of a new scam hitting Amarillo homes.

Police say the caller is telling people that they have a warrant and that they must pay over the phone.

The Amarillo Municipal Court will never call and ask for payments over the phone.

APD is urging residents to ignore the call, and if they have experienced a financial loss due to the scam, please contact authorities.

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