Hall County Sheriff's Department warns of scam

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HALL COUNTY, Neb. (KSNB) - The Hall County Sheriff's Department is warning people to not fall for a scam that they've received multiple reports on.

The sheriff's office said they have gotten several reports about a man who is calling people claiming he was Lieutenant Joe Daniels of the Hall County Sheriff's Department. They go on to say that the man tells callers he is requesting financial payments for active citations and/or arrest warrants for failure to appear for jury duty.

The man is using a spoof phone number of 308-385-5200, which is the department's phone number.

The sheriff's office wants people to know they DO NOT have an employee by the name of Joe Daniels that is employed with them. Further, they will not ask for any type of financial payments for citations and arrest warrants over the phone or in person.

If you receive a phone call from this person, it is a scam. Do not give out any person or financial information or monetary payments to this male.

Contact law enforcement to report it, if you get a call