The Jackson County Sheriff’s Department is warning area resident of a telephone scam in which a caller pretends to be the “bank.”


The Jackson County Sheriff’s Department is warning area resident of a telephone scam in which a caller pretends to be the “bank.”

Residents have reported calls from “the bank” (888-555-1234) claiming problems with the resident’s account and seeking personal information.

Resident are warned that this is a scam. Such calls received should be reported to the Sheriff at 304-373-2290.