MADERA – The Madera County Sheriff’s Office has been made aware that a man has been making phone calls to citizens throughout the county impersonating a sheriff’s sergeant regarding outstanding warrants. THIS IS A SCAM.
The Sheriff’s Office will never request funds or personal identifying information over the phone.
Based on the information provided to the Sheriff’s Office, the man identifies himself as Madera County Sheriff’s Sergeant Paul Eubanks. He makes phone calls from a 559 area code, and has a voicemail set up at the return number with the same identifying information.
There is no one employed by that name at the Madera County Sheriff’s Office. If you are contacted by this man, do not provide ANY information to him, and please immediately contact the MCSO directly at (559) 675-7770.
The investigation into the identity of this individual remains ongoing.
If you have information regarding this case, please contact Madera County Sheriff’s Office at (559) 675-7770.