The Ashley County Sheriff is cautioning area residents of a scam in which one or more individuals claiming to be an insurance salesman is going door-to-door trying to sell residents an insurance policy to cover the water line from their property to the public meter. The insurance company the individual(s) claims to work for doesn’t exist, according to the Ashley County Sheriff’s Office.

Please be mindful and conscientious of allowing this individual in your residence. If you encounter this person(s) please try to safely get an accurate description of them, their vehicle and a direction of travel when they leave and contact the Ashley County Sheriff’s Office at (870)853-2040  as soon as possible.