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‘We Just Suspended Your Social Security Number': Police Warn Of Phone Scam

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RICHMOND, Va. - State troopers are warning residents in Virginia about a Social Security scam.
In this case, the scammers, pretending to be an employee of the Social Security Administration, claim that a Social Security number was compromised.
“This call is from the Department of Social Security Administration,” according to the transcription of a call received by a resident in Harrisonburg, WHSV reported. “The reason you have received this phone call from our department is to inform you that we just suspended your Social Security number because we found some suspicious activity.”
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