Phone Scam Reported In Escanaba

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GLR News Update

GLR News Update

Escanaba, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Escanaba Public Safety is warning residents about a telephone scam making the rounds in the city.

Officers say a city resident reported a phone call from someone threatening utility shut off if they did not make an immediate payment.

The department says that the proper City of Escanaba shut-off notice would be received in the mail and then a door hanger notice is personally delivered on the day prior to a shut off.

Please be aware of these phone calls and if you receive one, hang it up and report it to the authorities.