Wapello police warn of scam that asks for your Social Security number

WAPELLO, Iowa (KWQC) - Police in Wapello are warning residents of a scam that is targeting Social Security information.

Police say on Monday, Feb. 11., they were alerted of a resident who received the scam call. Police say the caller asks the resident for their Social Security number and if they do not give them the number, they will have police over to arrest them within 30 minutes.

Police ask if you receive this call to hang up and to not provide any information.