Taylor County Sheriff’s Office warns of phone scam claiming citations

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ABILENE, Texas (KTAB/KRBC) – The Taylor County Sheriff’s Office (TSCO) issued a warning on Facebook Monday afternoon regarding a new round of phone scams affecting local citizens. 

In the warning, the Sheriff’s Office stated that the scammer calls claiming to be from the office, and tells citizens they missed a federal summons and has citations they must pay. 

TSCO further states in the post that calling citizens about fines or jail time is never something they will do. 

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