Thursday, August 30, 2012

Ripley County Scam Alert

Ripley County residents are being warned of a scam involving a local church. Sheriff Tom Grills says an older an and a younger, thin woman have been reported going door-to-door in the Elrod area. They are asking for onetary donations for Hop Baptist Church in Dillsboro. One problem. Hope Baptist Church is denying nvolvement. Grills said the subjects are possibly in a small, red passenger car or a white pickup truck. Anyone who comes in contact with the man and woman are asked to contact the Ripley County Sheriff’s Office as soon as possible, (812) 689-5555.