Decatur Utilities has received several reports from customers that have gotten scam calls Friday.
The scammers threaten to disconnect customers’ power if their bill is not paid via credit, debit, or prepaid card within 30 minutes. Decatur Utilities wants to reiterate that calls like this are scam attempts.
Decatur Utilities says they will never call customers and pressure them for payment in this manner. They encourage customers to hang up on these scam callers and call Decatur Utilities at 256-552-1400 Opt. 4 if they wish to verify their account status.