Mohave County Sheriff’s Office issues scam alert for Kingman area

KINGMAN – There has been a telephone scam reported in Kingman, Golden Valley and Dolan Springs, a press release from the Mohave County Sheriff’s Office stated.

Residents have received calls from someone stating that they are from Clark County, Nevada and then tries to persuade the person that they have a warrant for their arrest for not showing up for jury duty.

The scammers then tell them they can pay off their warrant over the phone.

“Authorities in Clark County and Mohave County do not conduct business by calling people with outstanding warrants,” a press release stated.