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Scam Alert: Utility customers reporting scam calls

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ALEXANDRIA, La. (KALB News Channel ) - The city of Alexandria wants to warn its utility customers about a possible scam.

According to city officials, utility customers have reported phone calls from someone asking for immediate payment of their bill and if they do not make a payment the caller will have their power disconnected.

The calls appear to be coming from an out of state area code.  The Utility Department is working with Alexandria police to track down the callers. 

If you have received a call, you are asked to contact the city at 318-449-5008 and APD at 318-495-5099.

 

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