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The Henry County Sheriff's Office in Iowa is warning people of a scam targeting the elderly.

The sheriff's office has received complaints of unknown individuals calling the elderly and presenting themselves as a representative of either Social Security or Medicare.

The caller eventually requests banking information from the intended victim so that new cards or other documents can be sent out.

The sheriff's office says that no legitimate company or organization will ever contact you by telephone and request banking information.