ODESSA - Odessa Police want to warn residents of scammers pretending to be the Internal Revenue Service.
Numerous residents are getting calls saying that they need to pay the IRS.
Police want to remind you that do not pay any money or provide personal information should you receive a phone call, e-mail or text message from someone claiming to be with the IRS.
Instead, you're asked to call the IRS. directly at 1-800-829-1040 or online at http://www.treasury.gov/tigta/.