By: KDKA-TV News Staff
WASHINGTON (KDKA) – A new scam is making its way through Washington County.READ MORE: Man Allegedly Drunkenly Breaks Into Bethel Park Apartment
The Washington County Sheriffs office has been made aware of a scam coming from a 724 number claiming to be Deputy Carl Baker.READ MORE: More Than 150 Firefighters Needed To Battle Flames At Bedford Valley Petroleum
The caller then tells the person they failed to report for a jury summons.
However, the sheriffs say they do not have a Deputy Carl Baker and do not call people if they miss jury duty.MORE NEWS: President Biden Set To Discuss Infrastructure During Pittsburgh Visit
They want residents to be aware of this scam and added that the jury management office will notify people to reschedule jury duty or dismiss the summons.