SCAM ALERT

It has come to the attention of the North Topsail Beach Police Department that someone is using the Police Department Administration phone number (910) 328-0042 to make scam calls to the residents of the Sneads Ferry area. The caller states that there is a warrant out for the arrest of the recipient of the call and proceeds to attempt to obtain money in the form of gift cards. If you receive a call of this nature, please know that the North Topsail Police Department does not serve arrest warrants over the phone and never solicits money in any form from members of the public. Please report any suspicious calls to Onslow County Communications at (910) 455-9119.