Beware phone scams, Axe Valley

PUBLISHED: 10:52 03 September 2009 | UPDATED: 00:05 16 June 2010

POLICE are alerting Axe Valley residents to a phone scam, which leads people to give out their bank details.

POLICE are alerting Axe Valley residents to a phone scam, which leads people to give out their bank details.

Sergeant Peter Trudgeon said there had been incidents where a person, posing as a BT worker, rang to say a bill had not been paid.

When people failed to 'pay,' the caller would not hang up, ring back shortly afterwards, and claim that was proof they could disconnect them.


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