scam alert
scam alert

The Pennington County Sheriff’s Office recently received a suspicious call from a resident of Thief River Falls.

The man had paid a company for a dog, after which the seller said they needed him to pay more to get the dog.

The scam company also wanted the money sent to them using VISA gift cards.

This case is under investigation however area residents should be aware of the scam to avoid falling for it themselves.