Scam Alert: Police warn residents about phone scam
MEMPHIS, Tenn. — The Memphis Police Department warned residents about a fraudulent phone scam.
The Memphis Police Department issued a warning saying someone is calling customers, claiming their water will be cut off if they don’t pay their bill immediately.
The criminals then demand payment on a re-loadable card.
Investigators say you should never pay your MLGW bill that way.
They also say you should never give out your personal information.
If you are been a victim and suffered monetary loss, call the Memphis Police Department at (901)-545-COPS.