ECSO Warns Of Phone Scam
April 20, 2017
The Escambia County Sheriff’s Office is warning residents of an ongoing phone scam.
In the scam, residents receive a call from a man who claims to be Sgt. Brewer from the Escambia County Sheriff’s Office. The proceeds to tell the victim that there is a warrant for their arrest, but the problem can be resolved for cash or a Visa gift card.
But the ECSO say they never ask residents for money.
Multiple people have reported the scam to deputies. Anyone that believes that they have been of victim of the scam is asked to call the Escambia County Sheriff’s Office at (850) 436-9620.