The Gallatin County Sheriff’s Office has received a number of citizen complaints regarding another scam occurring within Gallatin County. The scam caller claims to be Deputy Edward White with the Gallatin County Sheriff’s Office. The scam caller directs the person to call 406-530-9127. The number has a recorded message stating that you have reached the Gallatin County Sheriff’s Office. This is a scam.
These callers are intimidating, convincing, and persistent. Please do not respond to their requests. Sheriff Gootkin would like to remind people the Sheriff’s Office will not call you and ask for money to resolve any of these issues. Please hang up on the caller or block the number through your phone carrier.