(West Plains) – Rumors on social media outlets have whipped some people in the Ozarks into a frenzy, and the West Plains Police Department wants to reassure residents across the region that the stories have no merit.
Public Information Officer Jeremy Pounders says that the people have been calling the department about stories they’ve read on Facebook or Twitter about door-to-door salesmen who may have ulterior motives. Pounders says that those stories are unfounded:
If residents have any questions, Pounders says they should call their local law enforcement agency:
The number to the West Plains Police Department is 417-256-2244.