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Jackson County, IL sheriff's office warns of phone scam

JACKSON COUNTY, IL (KFVS) -

The Jackson County, Illinois Sheriff's Office is investigating a phone scam.

Someone is calling residents identifying themselves as someone who's with the sheriff's office.

The person is trying to get money orders from residents regarding active warrants.

The sheriff's office says this is a scam, and they don't ask for money or warrant information over the phone.

Authorities say not to give out your personal information over the phone.

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