Berrien County scam circulates the area

BUCHANAN, Mich. – Buchanan Police want to notify residents of a scam that has been reported in Buchanan and neighboring areas.

Residents and police reported phone calls from a number with an 646 area code.

The callers told recipients they have “serious allegations that could result in arrest by your local police agency.”

BPD wants to make it clear that a police department would not contact an individual with a warrant or pending arrest by telephone.

If you receive a call similar to this, do not give any personal information out and report the number to officials.

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