Kendallville Warns of Electricity Scam

By Eric Dutkiewicz - 21Alive

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Downtown Kendallville

July 30, 2014 Updated Jul 30, 2014 at 4:59 PM EDT

KENDALLVILLE, Ind. (21Alive) - The City of Kendallville is warning business owners of a new scam involving electricity payments.

The scam involves someone calling Kendallville businesses saying the company owes on its electric bill. and to pay up or risk having power shut off within an hour.

Business owners and homeowners alike are advised not to give out personal information, and to contact respective electric companies for verification of accounts statuses.

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