Warren County Sheriff's Office warn of scam calls - Cincinnati News, Weather, Sports from FOX19 NOW-WXIX

Warren County Sheriff's Office warn of scam calls

(file) (file)
WARREN COUNTY, OH (FOX19) -

The Warren County Sheriff’s Office are warning citizens about scammers identifying themselves as law enforcement.  

According to a release by the sheriff's office, citizens have reportedly received phone calls from suspects identifying themselves as law enforcement. 

These suspects allegedly tell the victims that there is a problem with their bank accounts. The suspects then scam the victims out of money to get the bank account fixed, according to the sheriff's office.  Victims have been taken for several thousands of dollars. 

The sheriff's office are warning citizens to contact their financial institutions in reference to their accounts, prior to speaking with any person about their bank accounts.

Copyright 2016 WXIX. All rights reserved. 

  • FOX19 HeadlinesMore>>

  • The Latest: Browns pick Ohio State cornerback Ward 4th

    The Latest: Browns pick Ohio State cornerback Ward 4th

    Thursday, April 26 2018 6:31 PM EDT2018-04-26 22:31:36 GMT
    Thursday, April 26 2018 9:03 PM EDT2018-04-27 01:03:23 GMT
    (AP Photo/Tom R. Smedes, File). FILE - In this Oct. 22, 2016, file photo, Wyoming quarterback Josh Allen reacts after scoring a touchdown in the second half of an NCAA college football game against Nevada in Reno, Nev. Allen is expected to be a first r...(AP Photo/Tom R. Smedes, File). FILE - In this Oct. 22, 2016, file photo, Wyoming quarterback Josh Allen reacts after scoring a touchdown in the second half of an NCAA college football game against Nevada in Reno, Nev. Allen is expected to be a first r...
    The NFL has renewed an exclusive partnership with Amazon Prime Video for digital streaming of Thursday night games during 2018 and 2019 seasons.Full Story >
    The NFL has renewed an exclusive partnership with Amazon Prime Video for digital streaming of Thursday night games during 2018 and 2019 seasons.Full Story >
  • Trump's VA choice bows out in latest Cabinet flame-out

    Trump's VA choice bows out in latest Cabinet flame-out

    Thursday, April 26 2018 12:28 AM EDT2018-04-26 04:28:35 GMT
    Thursday, April 26 2018 9:01 PM EDT2018-04-27 01:01:50 GMT
    (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite). Rear Adm. Ronny Jackson, President Donald Trump's choice to be secretary of the Department of Veterans Affairs, leaves a Senate office building after meeting individually with some members of the committee that would vet...(AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite). Rear Adm. Ronny Jackson, President Donald Trump's choice to be secretary of the Department of Veterans Affairs, leaves a Senate office building after meeting individually with some members of the committee that would vet...
    Nomination of White House doctor to lead the Department of Veterans Affairs sufferes another blow with allegations of recklessly prescribing drugs and drunken behavior.Full Story >
    Nomination of White House doctor to lead the Department of Veterans Affairs sufferes another blow with allegations of recklessly prescribing drugs and drunken behavior.Full Story >
  • Investigators: DNA from genealogy site caught serial killer

    Investigators: DNA from genealogy site caught serial killer

    Thursday, April 26 2018 2:39 AM EDT2018-04-26 06:39:08 GMT
    Thursday, April 26 2018 9:00 PM EDT2018-04-27 01:00:54 GMT
    (AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli). Sacramento County Sheriff Scott Jones, left, talks to reporters about the arrest Joesph James DeAngelo, seen in photo, on suspicion of committing a string of violent crimes in the 1970's and 1980's after a news conference. ...(AP Photo/Rich Pedroncelli). Sacramento County Sheriff Scott Jones, left, talks to reporters about the arrest Joesph James DeAngelo, seen in photo, on suspicion of committing a string of violent crimes in the 1970's and 1980's after a news conference. ...

    The suspected Golden State Killer became less prolific but deadlier after losing his job as a police officer.

    Full Story >

    The suspected Golden State Killer became less prolific but deadlier after losing his job as a police officer.

    Full Story >
Powered by Frankly