ECSO warning of another text scam

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ECTOR COUNTY, Texas (Nexstar)- The Ector County Sheriff’s Office is warning the community about scam text messages. 

According to a Facebook post, the scammers are sending text messages saying the sender has kidnapped a family member and is asking for money to the safe return of the kidnapped person. 

ECSO says anyone who receives such a text message should contact law enforcement immediately and should never send any money. 

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