BURKE COUNTY, Ga. (WFXG) - The Burke County Sheriff's Office wants to warn the public about a phone scam going around.

The scammer calls from numbers 478-300-9616 and 478-300-9720 and informs the person they have an outstanding balance at Burke Medical Center. The scammer claims to be a collection agency called Hamilton Health Care and Credit Bureau Associates.

Burke Health says none of the account information they are trying to collect on are valid. If you have any questions about the validity of a collections call, contact Burke Health directly at 706-554-4435.

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