PARIS, Ky. (WTVQ)- A scam alert was issued on Wednesday for people who live in Paris.
Officials say people in the community have been receiving calls from someone representing the Paris Police department.
They say the caller is telling people that there is a warrant out for their arrest and if they pay a certain amount of money the warrant will be taken care off.
The Paris Police say the number that is being used is 859-987-2100.
Official say that is not the way they conduct business and they will never call someone and say things like this.
They are telling people if they receive a call like this to just hang up and call police.