MLGW Warns Of Phone Scam

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(Memphis) MLGW is warning of call from people telling customers that their utility payments are past due. The caller says service will be stopped immediately, unless the customer sends money.

But MLGW never calls to collect utility payments.

Anyone who receives one of these calls should contact Memphis police at 901-454-2677.

MLGW says several business customers have called to report the scam today.