The Saratoga Sun -

By Liz Wood 

Residents targeted in 'IRS' scam


Saratoga Chief of Police, Tom Knickerbocker, said his department has received phones calls off and on about the IRS calling residents in Saratoga. It has been happening since Christmas, Knickerbocker said.

The Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) Crime Complaint Center has received reports of a telephone scam, according to a document from the FBI provided by Knickerbocker.

According to the document, the caller advises the recipient of the call that the IRS has charges against them and threatens legal action and arrest.

If the recipient questions the caller, the caller become more aggressiv...

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