The caller notes that he is Lt. Daniels with the Dare County Sheriff’s Office and instructs the victim to come to the Detention Center with a check in the amounts of $3,500 to $3,600 to avoid being arrested. The victim is told to call as they near the Detention Center for further instructions.
The Dare County Sheriff’s Office will never make such a call, especially for payment to avoid arrest. The Sheriff’s Office advises the public to hang up if they receive such a call.
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