Attempted IRS phone Scam

The North Coventry Township Police Department took the report of an attempted IRS phone scam.  A resident reported that she received a phone call from a someone claiming to be with the IRS.  The resident advised that a male with a heavy accent advised her that an arrest warrant was issued for her due to unpaid taxes.  The resident recognized this as a scam and no losses were suffered.  The North Coventry Township Police Department wish to advise the residents that this scam is still happening and not to send money to people without knowing who they are. 

Incident Date: 
Wednesday, June 7, 2017 - 7:13am

Incident Type:

Case Number: 

20170607M2498

Location: 

800 Block E. Schuylkill Rd
Pottstown, PA 19465