Numerous residents of Moffat County have reported receiving calls from a scam artist posing as a officer of the Moffat County Sheriff’s Department. The scammer is using the pretext of arrest warrant or missed court date to demand personal information or immediate payment to avoid arrest. Be aware that this is a scam. Calls are coming from a local cell phone number 970-620-3920. Moffat County Sheriff KC Hume encourages anyone receiving a call of this nature to not engage the scammer and immediately hang up. If you have questions call the Moffat County Sheriff’s Department at 824-4495.