Scam claims a car was rented in your name, found with drugs in Portageville, Mo.

Scam claims a car was rented in your name, found with drugs in Portageville, Mo.
Police said a 1-800 number has called several residents.

PORTAGEVILLE, Mo. (KFVS) - Police in Portageville, Missouri said they have received reports of a phone scam in town.

Police said a 1-800 number has called several residents.

The caller states a vehicle has been rented in your name and it was found abandoned in a different state with drugs and various items according to police.

Police said this is a scam call and they urge anyone who receives a call from this number not to give out any personal information.

Police said to hang up and immediately report it to their department.

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