Police: 804, 540 & 434 area codes target of new Social Security phone scam

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CHESTERFIELD COUNTY, Va. (WRIC) — State troopers are warning Virginians about a phone scam involving their social security number.

The sam targets phone area codes 804, 540 & 434. Victims who answer the phone are told by the caller that their social security numbers have been compromised.

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VSP is issuing a warning that the Social Security Administration would never call you and alert that such a problem exist.

Police say hang up immediately and never give out your personal information over the phone.

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