Imposter calls in as Forsyth County police captain



CUMMING, Ga. — A man got a suspicious call from someone who identified himself as “Capt. Davis” of the Forsyth County warrants unit, according to Forsyth County incident report.

The call came from a 770 area code number at about 7 p.m. Feb. 3, and the caller asked to speak to the man’s daughter.

The man asked why he wanted to speak to her, and he said he could not discuss the nature of the call and hung up.

The man called the south precinct to talk to someone in the warrants unit and find out why they wanted to speak to his daughter.

Deputies told the man there is no “Capt. Davis” that works for the warrants unit.

Deputies called the suspicious number, and the man again identified himself as “Capt. Davis.” They asked what law enforcement agency he worked for, and he said the Forsyth County Sheriff’s Office.

Deputies said they were calling on behalf of the victim, and asked where his office was located. The man quickly hung up and did not answer his phone again.

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