WEST POINT – The Cuming County Sheriff’s Office is warning the public of a scam involving callers claiming to be from Publishers Clearing House. According to the Sheriff’s Office, the scammer calls the person, saying they have won anywhere from $100,000 to $3 million. In order to receive the prize, the person who was called must send the scammer an unspecified amount of money. Publishers Clearing House does not operate in this manner. The Sheriff’s Office says there have been four confirmed cases of this scam in Cuming County over the last month. If you receive a call similar to this, you are encouraged to hang up the phone immediately and contact local law enforcement.