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Threatening fake phone call scam

Alert message sent 01/10/2019 11:26:00

Information sent on behalf of Humberside Police

Bogus phone call 

Please be aware of the following bogus phone call scam that is currently in operation. It is a recorded message that claims to be from the Inland Revenue Tax Department stating that you owe £1000 in unpaid tax and that you need to pay this right now by pressing 1 on your phone otherwise a warrant for your arrest will be issued immediately. The phone number related to this scam is 0345 300 3944 so please ignore this number or hang up once you hear the recorded message. Please also advice any elderly or vulnerable family or friends who you may feel would be susceptible to this scam

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Neil Brewer (Police, PCSO, Hull West )

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