Fort Belknap Electric Warns of Telephone Scam

Published 02/14 2014 05:40PM

Updated 02/14 2014 05:41PM

Fort Belknap Electric is warning customers in Archer, Throckmorton, Young and Jack Counties about a scam that could cost plenty.

General Manager and CEO Kendall Montgomery says someone's calling customers and threatening to almost immediately cut off electricity if not given a credit card number.

He says making a payment over the phone is a customer's option, but is not demanded during collection calls.

If you have any doubt about a call made to you, Montgomery says you should hang up and call Fort Belknap Electric's customer service line, 24 hours a day at 940-564-2343.

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