Absecon Police have issued a warning of an ongoing phone scam which has been attempted recently by scammers.

According to Police, the scammer pretends to be a representative of the IRS and preceeds to demand immediate payment of money owed to the goverment. The caller also mentions an arrest would occur if immediate payment is not made.

The phony IRS rep also gives out a fake munber which is 1-425-247-3057. Police are asking you to use common sense and hang up immediatley.