REXBURG, Idaho (KIFI) - The Rexburg Police Department has received reports of an individual representing himself as an officer from the department by calling or texting individuals.
Police report the scammer says the victim has been involved in criminal activity, and if they don't pay a fee, they will be arrested.
This is an attempt at a scam.
The Rexburg Police Department says it would never contact anyone by phone, text or email demanding money in lieu of being arrested.
If you suspect that you may be the intended target of such a scam, contact the Rexburg Police Department at 208-359-3008.