Phone scam targets debit card holders

ST. JOSEPH COUNTY, Mich. (NEWSCHANNEL 3) - The St. Joseph County Sheriff's Office is warning debit card holders about a phone scam.

Deputies received a complaint from a person who got a call that their debit card had been temporarily locked.

They had to then press in a combination of numbers to get to a call center.

The Sheriff's Office is warning anyone who gets one of these calls to not put in the numbers and hang up.

The complainant's bank was notified, and confirmed a scam.