Scam Phone Calls in Running Rampant in Washington State
CHEHALIS, WA – July 26, 2018
Local media reports that residents of Lewis County in Washington state are complaining about a wave of scam phone calls.
Residents have told authorities that scammers calling from long-distance phone numbers are claiming to be IRS or warrant service company representatives, and requesting payment over the phone.
“In most reports, the callers are telling the victims that a warrant has been issued for their arrest or they are being sued,” the release says.
The Sheriff’s Office has already warned the residents of Lewis County not to trust those anonymous phone calls.