(Bowling Green, OH) Scam artists are apparently taking aim at Wood County residents.
The sheriff's office says someone is calling residents with a script that tricks them into thinking they owe money on outstanding warrants. Would-be victims are being told they can go to Walmart to buy a debit card to make the warrant go away.
Phone Scam In Wood County
Deputies say, however, they don't collect debts of any kind and don't call people asking for money. Anyone who gets such a call is asked to hang up and call the Wood County Sheriff's Office.