Sheriff gives warning about phone scam: caller claims to be from Clerk’s Office

Sheriff Keith Korenek has issued a warning about a reported scam in which a caller advises a potential victim that the caller is with the Fayette County Clerk’s Office and the potential victim needs to send $500 or he or she will go to jail. The phone number that appears is 979-968-8531, which is a fax number of the clerk’s office. Sheriff Korenek advises anyone receiving a scam call to not…

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