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Jury duty scam surfaces in Indian River County, sheriff's office says

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Posted at 2:43 PM, Jun 18, 2019
and last updated 2019-06-18 16:22:17-04

The Indian River County Sheriff's Office is urging residents not to fall for a jury duty scam which surfaced in the county.

The sheriff's office says someone is using the name of one of its sergeants to trick people into paying a fine for not showing up to jury duty.

Deputies say they'll never call and ask for money.

The sheriff's office is asking anyone who's received the fine to file a complaint using this link: