Warren County Sheriff's Office warns of scam

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BOWLING GREEN, Ky. (WBKO) - The Warren County Sheriff's Department is warning of a scam where a person calls residents claiming to be Major Brett Richardson with the Warren County Sheriff’s Office.

He tells them there are warrants for their arrest and to pay him money through prepaid cards.

The sheriff's office says they do not have a Major Brett Richardson on staff and the number he is calling from is (270) 282-7202. The sheriff's office also says they will never ask anyone for money for warrants.

You're urged to call the sheriff’s office at (270) 842-1633 if you receive a call like this.