Sheridan Police Provide Info on Latest Scam

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There is a scam going around Sheridan that involves residents receiving a telephone call from someone claiming they are with the City of Sheridan. Sheridan Police Lieutenant Tom Ringley gives us the details of the latest scam that’s been circulating throughout the area.

Lieutenant Travis Koltiska says that once people put money onto a pre-paid credit card and give their information to the scammer, it’s almost impossible to recover any of the money.

Both lieutenants said that the best thing you can do if you feel that someone is trying to scam you over the phone, is to hang up and contact the Police Department as soon as possible.