We are receiving reports of a phone scam in Hamilton County. In the event you receive a call from someone stating they are with the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) instructing you to transfer funds into a particular account or else law enforcement will pick you up and bring you to jail, do not transfer any funds.
This is a scam. Please call the Ohio Attorney General’s Office immediately at 1-800-282-0515 to report the scam. These calls are being tracked by the AG’s Office in an attempt to investigate the effort and apprehend those responsible.