From the Livingston Parish Sheriff's Office
SCAM ALERT: Don’t Fall for This Scam!
Here’s what we know is happening now in our parish in an attempt to steal your hard-earned dollars:
>Multiple residents have reported receiving phone calls from someone identifying themselves as Capt. Erwin with the LPSO.
>>This scammer wants money via a ‘green dot’ card or gift cards.
>>>Scammer says if potential victim doesn’t comply, warrants will be issued for victim’s arrest.
The Livingston Parish Sheriff’s Office is investigating this matter.
In the meantime, don’t let these guys win:
*We will not call you & ask you for a green dot card or gift cards
*Don’t give out personal info
*Jot down any info you may hear before hanging up
*Report incidents to the LPSO @ (225) 686-2241 x1
Stay alert, Livingston Parish!