WCSO warns of phone scam about Crumley House fundraising

WASHINGTON COUNTY, TN (WJHL) – The Washington County Sheriff’s Office is warning the community about a phone scam regarding fundraising for a local rehabilitation center.

According to a WCSO news release, the scam is about raising funds for The Crumley House Brain Rehabilitation Center.

Officials with The Crumley House said it is an automated system calling the community.

They also added that The Crumley House does solicit donations, such as auction items, for fundraising purposes. However, they said when they do call, they will identify themselves on the phone, as well as say what fundraiser they are helping with.

Sheriff Ed Graybeal asks anyone who receives a phone call of this nature to report it to the Washington County Sheriff’s Office at 788-1414.

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