Superior Police Warn Citizens Of Phone Scam
The Superior Police Department is cautioning citizens to be careful in the wake of a potential local phone scam.
Numerous residents have recently reported receiving a phone call from someone identifying themselves as with the utility company. The caller suggested that the individual had a past-due account and needed to take care of it right away of their power would be shut off. In a scam like this, the criminal is seeking the bank account number of the victim.
The police department and officials with Superior Water Light and Power assure residents that this is a scam. The utility company would not contact customers in such a manner.
If you receive a call like this, you're asked to call 911.