AUTAUGA CO., AL (WSFA) - The Autauga County Sheriff's Department is warning the public of phone scam happening across the county.
According to the sheriff's office, there has been an individual identifying themselves as a sergeant from the sheriff's office. The caller tells the victim that there is a warrant out for their arrest. They then instruct the victim to purchase a green dot card from Wal-Mart and give the number to them.
The sheriff's office wants the public to understand that this is a scam and to not purchase these cards or any other type of pre-paid card.