TELEPHONE SCAMMER IMPERSONATING A MACON COUNTY
SHERIFF'S OFFICE DETECTIVE
DATE: August 10, 2015
Macon County State's Attorney Jay Scott and Macon County Sheriff Thomas Schneider announced today that area residents are receiving calls from a person identifying himself as Detective Lewis Flemming with the Macon County Sheriff s Office. This is a scam. There is no such person employed by the Sheriff s Office.
If you receive this call hang up. If you suspect a scam has been committed or attempted, please call the Elder Fraud Hotline at 217-615-7582. All calls are answered by State's Attorney Jay Scott or Sheriff Thomas Schneider. To learn more about scams visit the State's Attorney's website at www.sa-macon-il.us .
Macon County State's Attorney