Bogus caller in Grantham poses as utility worker
An electricity company is warning people in Grantham of a bogus caller pretending to be a utility worker.
Western Power Distribution (WPD), the electricity distributor for the region, is warning homeowners to be alert following a number of reports of a tree cutter in the Grantham area pretending to work for the company. Elsewhere in the Midlands, there have also been reports of bogus callers trying to gain access to properties.
WPD Network Services Manager Simon Pett said: “We want to ensure that customers stay safe and do not fall victim to bogus callers.
“All of our employees and... read more
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