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Sheriff's office warns about bond scam

Craighead County Sheriff's Car (Source: KAIT) Craighead County Sheriff's Car (Source: KAIT)
CRAIGHEAD COUNTY, AR (KAIT) -

The Craighead County Sheriff’s Office is warning residents about a statewide scam involving bond agencies and detention centers.

According to a press release from the sheriff’s office, callers claim they represent either bond agencies or law enforcement and ask for information regarding inmates.

The office said they’ve received such calls, along with other local bonding companies.

They remind everyone not to hand out personal information to the caller and to contact the sheriff’s office if contacted.

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