Pearl Police warn about utility employee scam call


PEARL, Miss. (WJTV) – The Pearl Police Department is warning customers about a scam call.

Investigators said the caller is posing as an employee of a utility company. The scammer says they will end utility service unless payment is made using a debit or credit card.

Police said customers should not provide any personal information or financial information to the scammer. No legitimate company will contact your and request your information.

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