Phillips County, Arkansas
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08/15/2017

SCAM GOING ON IN PHILLIPS COUNTY
 

TO THE CITIZENS OF PHILLIPS COUNTY BEWARE OF A SCAM THAT IS GOING AROUND THIS AREA.  THERE WAS AN AD PLACED IN THE HELENA WORLD ON TUESDAY AUGUST 08, 2017, AD #840 MISC HELP WANTED. THIS AD STATES "SEEKING experienced Caregiver for elderly woman with dementia. Starts immediately, $25. per hour, 3 hours per day, flexable schedule. Saturday, Monday and Friday.  Please send an email to pmby82@gmail.com.  This is a scam the person sends you a check for $3,250.00 and want you to go and cash it, you keep $400.00 and you send them back the rest.  Please  do not respond to this ad, if you do and they contact you in this matter please contact you local law enforcement agency.

 

Sincerely,

 

Neal Byrd

Phillips County Sheriff