Lewis County Sheriff’s Office warns of scam

Lewis County Sheriff’s Office warns of scam
(Source: MGN)

LOWVILLE, N.Y. (WWNY) - The Lewis County Sheriff’s Office has issued a warning about a scam targeting the senior community.

Officials say scammers are posing as members Internal Revenue Service.

If you get a phone call from anyone purporting to be from the IRS, officials say do not give any information.

Officials say the only way the IRS will make contact is via the United States Postal Service.

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