Today I had received a call from my family member stating that a debt collector had called her and told her I owed a debt for 1217.00 and they were going to arrest me at my work if I did not pay it today. Well, my mother called me and told me so I immediately called them . I did have a debt with fifth third bank in 2008 but I had thought it was resolved considering it was their fault for my account being overdrafted. I believe it was for 80.00 .. Anyways, they closed my account in 2008 and sold it , well the company they sold it to didn't ever try to contact me , well this company sells it to a company in NY On dec 2012. They contact me today and the first thing they said was that They were going to my work today and giving me a summons in court for an outstanding debt. I was scared. I've never been in trouble or debt and this was not/is not on my credit report. Well, I paid it because I was scared to go to court/ be arrested at my work. What should I do now?
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