Receives report of phone fraud

On Wednesday, a resident reported to the sheriff's office about receiving a phone call from a man claiming to represent Winner's International stating that the resident had won $750,000 in a sweepstakes.
The caller asked the resident to go to Walmart or Walgreens and purchase a green dot card for $299. As soon as the card was purchased, the called asked the resident to return a call to him, give him the card number and he would activate the sweepstakes winnings.