Telephone Scam

By: News Release
Mar 7th, 2019

The Winneshiek County Sheriff’s Office is warning area residents of an ongoing telephone scam. The phone number that has shown up on caller ID is the Sheriff’s Office phone number. Scammers are claiming to be law enforcement and demanding numbers off of gift cards. The scammers are demanding if you don’t give them the information they want they will issue an arrest warrant. This is a SCAM! Please remember to never give out any personal information or send any money to these scammers!