Tue, Oct 13, 2015


Man claims to be a Rutherford County Sheriff Deputy in recent scam

  Email   Print

The scams are growing in Rutherford County. In one of several recent incidents, an unknown man sent a text to a woman claiming to be with the Sheriff’s Department. The potential victim called the number and the man who answered told the female he was a Rutherford County Sheriff’s Deputy.

The man on the phone told the victim that she needed to make payments for an accident she had been involved in several months ago. Several minutes into the conversation, the man changed his tune and said that he was a lawyer.

The female victim decided the conversation had gone on long enough and she called the actual Sheriff’s Office on the New Salem Highway. The Sheriff’s Office told the female they knew nothing about the call.

The phone number of where the text came from was 731-608-82**.


MPD Incident Report #14-12761

Related Articles
Read more from:
cell phone, cell phones, Deputy, hoax, Murfreesboro news, Murfreesboro police, Murfreesboro scam, prank calls, Rutherford County Sheriff, scam, scam calls
  Email   Print

Powered by Bondware
News Publishing Software

The browser you are using is outdated!

You may not be getting all you can out of your browsing experience
and may be open to security risks!

Consider upgrading to the latest version of your browser or choose on below: