COLD SPRINGS, Nev. (MyNews4.com & KRNV) -- The Washoe County Sheriff's Office has issued a scam warning to people who live in the Cold Springs area.
According to officials, there is a suspicious person posing as an alarm company inspector. Deputies say the person wears a white ID badge on a lanyard around their neck. They say the alarm company will no longer respond to the residence if the homeowner does not allow them to access to their security system.
The alarm company will set up an appointment with the homeowner by phone, if there is an issue. If you see anything suspicious, you can call the non-emergency dispatch at 775-785-9276.