Jun 6, 2014 10:20 AM by St. Landry Parish Sheriff's Office
St. Landry Parish Sheriff's Office is warning their residents of a scam that is seeking to gain banking and credit card information.
Sheriff's Office spokesperon Megan Vizena stated that calls are being made to residents asking them to verify credit card information to claim a prize or to pay their delinquent electricity bill.
The Sheriff's Office is advising residents not to provide the caller with any personal information, and to immediatly hang up.
If you believe you have already been a victim and have provided your personal information call the St. Landry Parish Sheriff's Office at 337-948-6516.