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Sheriff: Call threatening arrest for missing jury duty is scam

Caller claims to be lieutenant with sheriff's office, demands wire payment, officials say

Dane County sheriff's officials are warning residents of a phone scam where the caller demands money, claiming the resident he called for did not report for jury duty.

Caller plays on emotions, threatens phone scam victims

Sun Prairie woman avoids nerve-wracking phone scam over holidays

Delores Kolosovsky spent 40 years working for the State of Wisconsin, a large part of it as an investigator with the weatherization program. However, she found herself on the other end of a scam right around Christmas and her reaction surprised her.