Phone scam

On October 4th, 2017, the Town of Madison Police Department took a phone scam complaint.  The victim said she received a phone call from a male who stated he was a US Marshall. The male stated his name was Deputy McCoy and that he was calling because she missed jury duty that morning.  She was told she had to pay $1,000 dollars or to be arrested. She was instructed to buy a gift card from Walmart or another business and to read the numbers off to Deputy McCoy over the phone. The department obtained the telephone number, that had a 608 area … Continue reading Phone scam