Bilox P.D. has received several complaints about fraudulent calls. Someone is calling and advising the purchase of a gift card, exceeding $1,000 from employees of the Biloxi Police Department. The called allegedly told them that they had outstanding warrants and should buy the gift card. Also, to not tell law enforcement about the call and requested purchase.
It is a fraudulent scam. Biloxi Police stated in a press release, and they want to remind residents to never give identifying information over the phone or through email if it is an unknown recipient.
If you have additional info, get in touch with the Biloxi Police Department at 228 435-6112 or Mississippi Coast Crime Stoppers at (877) 787-5898 mscoastcrimestoppers.com.