Scam-FeaturedCHILLICOTHE, Mo. — The Livingston County Sheriff’s Department is warning area community members of a potential scam impacting victims through email.

Area residents should be aware of a suspicious email alerting them of a Sex Offender recently moving within close proximity. Victims claim they were offered the opportunity to go to a website to learn more.

Livingston County Sheriff Steve Cox is warning residents to ignore or delete the email. Visiting the suggested website could be a potential scam or release a virus on the computer.