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Grand Forks County sheriff warns of scammer impersonating deputy

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The Grand Forks Sheriff’s Department is asking residents to be aware of a phone scam involving someone impersonating law enforcement.


A man claiming to be “Lt. Brad McCoy” called a resident Saturday and said he had a warrant for her arrest but could clear it by placing money on a gift card, according to the Sheriff’s Office on Monday.

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Jennifer Johnson
Jennifer Johnson covers K-12 education for the Grand Forks Herald.  
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