New Mexico State Police Issue Warning for Phone Scam

NEW MEXICO STATE POLICE ARE OUT WITH A WARNING ABOUT ANOTHER PHONE SCAM. DARRELL MOODY HAS THE DETAILS…

JUST THIS WEEK, A WOMAN REPORTED RECEIVING A CALL FROM A WOMAN CLAIMING TO BE WITH THE NEW MEXICO STATE POLICE. THE SCAMMER TOLD THE WOMAN SHE NEEDED TO CONTACT ANOTHER OFFICER WITHIN AN HOUR OR SHE WOULD BE ARRESTED. THE WOMAN CALLED AND WAS TOLD SHE SHE NEEDED TO ACKNOWLEDGE OR REFUSE ACCUSATIONS OF BANK FRAUD AND DRUG TRAFFICKING…AND THAT SHE WAS FACING A 50-THOUSAND DOLLAR FINE AND 10 YEARS IN PRISON…BEFORE BEING OFFERED AN “OUT OF COURT” SETTLEMENT OF 74-HUNDRED DOLLARS. THE WOMAN DIDN’T PAY. IF YOU’VE RECEIVED ONE OF THESE CALLS, OR YOU THINK YOUR’E A VICTIM. CALL YOUR LOCAL LAW ENFORCEMENT AGENCY.