The Weld County Sheriff's Office has been made aware of a police impersonator in our area.

Several residents have made reports of a call from an Ed or Mike Harris claiming to be a Deputy with the Weld County Sheriff's Office asking them to send him money by money order or prepaid credit card. People received these calls from phone number 970-210-4596.

If you or anyone you know receives a call like this, please call the Weld County Sheriff's Office's non-emergency number at 970-356-4015 to report it. Do not give this individual any money.

Anyone with information regarding this or any other crime is asked to call the Weld County Sheriff's Office or Northern Colorado Crime Stoppers at 1-800-222-TIPS (8477) or 1-800-444-3776. Those submitting tips through Crime Stoppers that lead to the arrest and filing of charges on a suspect(s) may be eligible for a cash reward of up to $2,000 from Crime Stoppers.