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Sheriff’s Dept.: Beware Of Comcast Scam

Posted On March 09, 2016

By Travis Thayer

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(Ripley County, Ind.) – The Ripley County Sheriff’s Office is warning Ripley County citizens of a scam that is targeting local businesses.

The Sheriff’s Office has received calls about a man posing to be a Comcast employee and telling local businesses and residents that he will disconnect their service unless he is paid.

The scammer is described as in his late 30’s or early 40’s, 6’0”, short sandy blonde hair, average build, wearing blue jeans and a black polo shirt with a red Comcast logo.

Residents are advised to contact Comcast to verify the disconnect notice.