scam alert

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- Authorities in Hardin County are getting reports of a scammer posing a deputy with the sheriff's office. 

The caller has reportedly told county residents that there is a warrant out for their arrest and offered them "a way to pay money in lieu of arrest," the sheriff's office said Monday in a Facebook post

Don't fall for it. Instead, report the call to the sheriff's office at 270-765-5133. 

"THESE ARE DEFINITELY SCAMS!" the office's Facebook post says. 

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