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Police warning public of scam

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Posted at 5:11 PM, Aug 16, 2019
and last updated 2019-08-16 18:11:22-04

The Opelousas Police Department is alerting the public to a phone scam.

The department's main phone line (337-948-2500) is showing up as the incoming call.

Scammers are asking for personal information.

Police ask the public that they do not give out any sensitive information unless they have personally had prior contact with identified police personnel.