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September 30, 2014 6:58 PM

Sacramento police warn of phone scammers posing as law enforcement, IRS agents

Sacramento police are warning residents of a phone scam in which suspects pose as law enforcement or Internal Revenue Service agents calling from phone numbers that appear to belong to the agencies.

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