Russell County Sheriff's Office warning the public of phone scam

RUSSELL COUNTY, AL (WTVM) - The Russell County Sheriff's Office is warning the public of a recent phone scam.

According to the sheriff's office, someone is calling residents and claiming that they have active warrants and have missed court. The caller then requests payments by phone.

The sheriff's office does not accept payments by phone.

If anyone needs to verify if they have a warrant, please contact the Russell County Sheriff's Office.

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