Regional
3:19 pm
Tue September 1, 2009

Dona Ana County Scam Alert

Las Cruces – Dona Ana County is warning property owners about a scam.

The county says .at least a dozen property owners have reported receiving letters from a company calling itself National Deed Service, Incorporated.

Each letter offers a certified copy of the property-owner's deed as recorded at the county clerk's office for a fee of $59.50.

The Dona Ana County Clerk's Office says .the letter is a scam, and any property owner who wants a certified copy of a deed can get one from the clerk's office for two dollars.