McMinn Co. Sheriff's Office warns of phone scam
The McMinn County Sheriff's Office is warning residents of a scam.
Sheriff Joe Guy said residents are receiving phone calls from phone number 423-482-0937.
The scammer says the resident has an active warrant for missing jury duty. Sheriff Guy added that the scammer also says the person needs to pay a fine.
"THIS IS A SCAM. The number is pirated. Hang up immediately," Sheriff Guy said.