Barren County Sheriff’s Office warns residents of possible phone scam

Officials in Barren County are now warning residents of a possible phone scam.

On Tuesday, the sheriff’s office received several complaints of a possible phone scam. 

Citizens said they received messages from an individual claiming to be Mike McCallister with the sheriff’s office.

It is unknown at this time what the person is requesting, but the office says in a release that they do not have anyone employed with that name. 

The number that the gentleman is calling from is 270-693-8160.

The office is urging the public to be aware of possible scams and to not give out personal information over the telephone.