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Russell County fraud warning

Published On: Nov 08 2012 04:56:18 AM CST
Updated On: Nov 08 2012 04:58:27 PM CST

There's a new warning out about a scam in Russell County, Virginia.

The Sheriff's Department says it's in the for of a text.

They tell us the text tells you to call a phone number. The callers are then told their debit card has been limited because of a technical error.

Authorities say this is a fraudulent phone line.

They warn you not to give out debit or credit card information.

We also found out the Russell County Sheriff's Department is looking into this.