TREDYFFRIN TOWNSHIP, Pa. (CBS) – Police are warning residents in Chester County about an ongoing phone scam.
The scammer is targeting the 619 area code.READ MORE: CBS3 Mysteries: Father Of Man Who Marked Grim Milestone For Philly Wants Son To Be Remember More Than Number
Police say the unknown caller has a Middle Eastern accent and claims to be from the U.S. Treasury Department before telling the victim he or she owes money.READ MORE: Upper Darby Chiropractor Charged With Sexually Abusing 9-Year-Old Girl During Exam
While no residents have lost any money in to the scam thus far, officials are asking that anyone who receives a similar call hang up immediately and call police.MORE NEWS: Philadelphia Business Owners Seeing Uptick In Brazen Thefts
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