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Corinth police issue warning about scam

Corinth police are warning residents of a new scam.

Posted: Nov. 8, 2018 1:50 PM

CORINTH, Miss. (WTVA) - Corinth police are warning residents of a new scam.

Police say citizens have been receiving phone calls from a foreign-speaking person using local phone numbers.

The caller claims to be with the Social Security Office and asks if a new Social Security card or number has been received.

Police remind people to not give out any personal information over the phone and hang up as soon as you know the call is a scam.

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