Dunn Co. Sheriff's Office warns of jury duty scam

DUNN COUNTY, Wis. (WEAU) -- The Dunn County Sheriff's Office is warning about a scam making people believe they need to appear for jury duty.

Officials say people are getting calls from someone claiming to be with the sheriff's office saying there will be consequences for failure to appear for jury duty.

Officials go on to say the Dunn County Clerk of Courts contacts current jurors and potential jurors through mail correspondence, or - if approved by the person - by email or text.

If you have any questions about jury duty, you can contact the Dunn County Clerk of Courts.