Assumption Parish Sheriff Warning Of Scam
NAPOLEONVILLE – The Assumption Parish Sheriff’s Office says that they are receiving complaints from residents of a potential SCAM in which calls are being received from unidentified persons demanding social security numbers.
Residents are told by the caller that he/she has outstanding fines that need to be paid in order to avoid potential arrest, and requests personal information.
In some cases, the caller leaves a voicemail message demanding a return call in order to satisfy the fines due.
A recent call back number used is 855-841-2454.
The department is urging residents to refrain from providing any information and to not provide any payment method.
If you are unsure as to what you should do or have any questions, please call the Assumption Parish Sheriff’s Office for guidance at (985) 369-2912.