The Sheridan County Sheriff's Office has received a number of reports that last few days regarding telephone scams going on in the area. Sheridan County Sheriff Dave Hofmeier.
Hofmeier said that another scam that is going around via telephone has to do with the scammer telling the person that one of their relatives has been injured and they need to send money quickly.
Hofmeier said that people need to remember that if it sounds to good to be true, it usually is. He also noted that people should notify the authorities if the think that someone is trying to dupe them out of their money.