Charles City Sheriff's Office warns about scam targeting elderly

Charles City Sheriff's Office warns about scam targeting elderly

CHARLES CITY, VA (WWBT) - The Charles City County Sheriff's Office is warning everyone about a scam targeting the elderly.

They say several elderly residents in the county have been getting phone calls around 2 a.m. from a blocked number. The caller will then call the person by their first name and then ask them to come outside.

Anyone who has received a call like this should call the Charles City County Sheriff's Office by calling 911 or the non-emergency number, 804-829-9265.

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