Jury Duty Scam Reported In Otter Tail County

The Otter Tail County Sheriff’s Office reported Monday that it had received multiple calls regarding a jury duty scam.

According to the sheriff’s office, the caller is claiming to be Chief Deputy Reed Reinbold with the sheriff’s office asking for money to get people out of having to serve jury duty.

On its Facebook page, the OTC sheriff’s office said, “This is a scam.  If you get this phone call do not give out money or any personal information.”

Authorities stressed that “giving money to this scammer will not get you out of jury duty.”

If you are contacted and are unsure if the call is a scam or not, contact the Otter Tail County Sheriff’s Office non-emergency number at 218-998-8555.

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