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Temple police warning of area ONCOR scam

Posted at 2:22 PM, Feb 06, 2020
and last updated 2020-02-06 15:22:41-05

TEMPLE, TX — The Temple Police Department is advising residents of a possible scam involving local customers of ONCOR.

Police said that callers are claiming to be representatives of the company are calling local customers and fraudulently requesting payment, and possibly bank account information. They added that they have been in contact with ONCOR to confirm the situation.

Police want to remind the community to never give personal or bank account information over the phone.

Should anyone suspect that they may be a victim of a scam of this nature, please contact the Temple Police Department.