Columbia County Sheriff’s Office warns of scam circulating in the area

Published: Sep. 18, 2022 at 12:00 AM EDT
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LAKE CITY, Fla. (WCJB) - Officials with the Columbia County Sheriff’s Office are warning residents of a scam in the county.

Deputies say the department has received several calls about false warnings of missing a court date.

The scammers are threatening jail time if people do not pay up.

CCSO officials say these warnings are normally written.

They’re asking residents to not give any personal information to these callers.

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