Police warn of phone scam targeting local businesses - KMOV.com

Police warn of phone scam targeting local businesses

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O'FALLON, Mo. (KMOV.com) -

Police in O'Fallon, Mo. are warning about a phone scam targeting local businesses.

They say two businesses have been contacted by someone claiming to be a city employee.

The caller claims the business is behind on the utility bill and asks for payment via gift card.

Police warn that this is indeed a scam, and you should hang up and contact them immediately.

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