Wichita man victim of scam claiming he had outstanding warrants
04/26/2013 12:05 PM
04/26/2013 12:06 PM
A 43-year-old Wichita man told police that someone called him claiming he had an outstanding warrant and had one hour to pay or he would be contacted by City Hall and his employer would find out about the warrant.
The man sent money via a debit card, a police report said. The report did not say how much money he sent. About an hour and a half later, the man said he received another call reporting to be from the Texas state attorney’s office saying he had other outstanding warrants.
Join the Discussion
The Wichita Eagle is pleased to provide this opportunity to share information, experiences and observations about what's in the news. Some of the comments may be reprinted elsewhere on the site or in the newspaper. We encourage lively, open debate on the issues of the day, and ask that you refrain from profanity, hate speech, personal comments and remarks that are off point. Thank you for taking the time to offer your thoughts.