Man calling, posing as Scott City officer

Scam warning from Scott City Police

SCOTT CITY, MO (KFVS) - A man posing as a Scott City officer is calling residents as part of a scam.

According to the Scott City Police Department, a man has an accent and claims to be an officer with the police department. The call appears on caller ID as Scott City Police Department at 573-264-2121.

The man claims there is a warrant out for your arrest and unless you pay, you are going to jail.

Police ask if you receive a call you believe to be suspicious, hang up and contact Scott City Police.

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