DECATUR, Ill. (WCIA)– Deputies are warning people about a scam that could cost you a lot more than money. The Macon County Sheriff’s Office says a scammer is telling people they failed to show up for jury duty. They are asking the caller to pay up and present the money in person.
At least one was asked to meet up in a parking lot. The sheriff’s office says this type of scam can be especially dangerous if the person is hurt or robbed.