Fort Stockton police warning residents about possible IRS scammer

Fort Stockton police warning residents about possible IRS scammer
(Source: MGNOnline.com)

FORT STOCKTON, TX (KWES) - Fort Stockton police are alerting people to be aware of a possible Internal Revenue Service scammer.

On Tuesday, the Fort Stockton Police Department received a call from a woman who says she got a call from an IRS employee.

The employee identified himself as officer Jordan.

The scammer threatened the woman saying if she did not pay $2,900, the IRS would sue her for not filing her taxes in 2009 through 2014.

The employee also gave the woman his id number, which is 151509.

Fort Stockton police are warning those to be aware of this scam and to report future calls to the Fort Stockton Police Department at (432) 336-4600.

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