Shelby County Sheriff Warns Against Scammers

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(Memphis) Shelby County Sheriff’s Deputies need your help tracking down scam artists.

Deputies say there is a group of men targeting the elderly.

They approach elderly victims posing as tree trimmers and lawn servicers. Before the job is done or even started they demand payment. Once they receive payment they are never heard from again.

They are believed to be driving a blue, four-door Chevrolet or Buick.

The man in the picture is believed to be one of the suspects.

If you can identify this person or have any other information on the suspects call the Sheriff’s Office at 901-379-7625, or Crimestoppers at 528-CASH.