Marion Police Alert Citizens of Phone Scam Hitting the Area

Marion – Marion Police are warning citizens of a phone scam in the area in which the caller claims to be an “identity theft investigator.” Police say that the caller identifies himself as “Ivan Barette” from Florida, and that he claims to need to verify personal information for an identity theft case that he is working. If you receive such a call or know anyone who has, you are asked to contact your local law enforcement.