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Corinth police issue warning about phone scam

Police say they will never contact people over the phone for personal or financial information.

Posted: Nov 21, 2018 10:58 AM

CORINTH, Miss. (WTVA) - Corinth police are advising residents to hang up if they receive a phone call from the police department requesting personal information.

On Wednesday, police posted the warning to its Facebook page.

Police say they have received reports of scammers using the Corinth Police Department’s phone number in an attempt to get financial or personal information from the public.

The phone number is 662-286-3377.

Police say they will never contact people over the phone for personal or financial information.

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