Cherokee County residents and surrounding areas need to be aware of another scam involving your social security number. Calls have been reported from a 972 area code number of scammers trying to convince people that their social security number has been suspended.
These scammers are trying to get your personal and private information. The caller may even leave a message on your voicemail. If the scammer does get you on the line, hang up immediately. The Social Security Administration does not contact anyone by phone, only through the United States Postal Service.