Worthington police advise against utilities scam in region
WORTHINGTON — The Worthington Police Department is warning area residents about a scam that is being perpetrated in the area.
Flynn said that Worthington Public Utilities has gotten at least a couple reports of this scam being used locally.
“Anything like this that has got a connection to utilities, people need to contact the utilities department directly,” Flynn urged. “Don’t believe the caller. Hang up and call utilities and talk directly to them. If people have any questions, they can contact us as well. But please, don’t give anyone a credit card number over the phone.