The Mesa County Sheriff's Office is warning Grand Valley residents of yet another phone scam. This time, Western Colorado residents are contacted by individuals claiming to be with a law enforcement agencies.

Those contacted are informed they have active warrants or a pending court appearance. The perpetrator then requests payment.

What's unique about this scam would be the phone number from which these calls originate. Those contacted report their caller ID's show a number associated with the Mesa County Sheriff's Office.

According to a press release from the Mesa County Sheriff's Office, their department WILL NOT call you in regards to a warrant.

If you have received such a phone call, rest assured, you're being SCAMMED!