Angelina County sheriff warns of electricity scam
POSTED: Wednesday, May 14, 2014 - 12:12pm
UPDATED: Sunday, June 1, 2014 - 5:15pm
Angelina County, Texas (KETK) — Angelina County residents are being warned by law enforcement about a scam spreading in the area.
According to Sheriff Greg Sanches, a caller is contacting the elderly and telling them their electricity will be cut off if they do not make a payment. Some residents have already been scammed and lost money, said Sanches.
Authorities remind citizens to never give out financial information to someone you do know know. Please share this information with any family members you believe could fall victim, said Sanches.