Kansas Sheriff Warns Of Jury Duty Scam
Associated Press - February 6, 2014 7:26 am
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Sedgwick County officials are warning residents about a jury duty scam that has resurfaced in the area and cost one person several hundred
Several people have received calls saying they missed their jury duty and must pay a fine.
Sheriff’s Lt. David Mattingly says one person who was called paid $500 for the bogus fine.
Instead of providing financial information or money, Mattingly urges anyone who gets such a call to hang up and call sheriff’s investigators, or 911 after business hours.
Associated Press Information from: The Wichita Eagle