(East Wenatchee, WA) Douglas County PUD customers have reported fraudulent phone calls from someone claiming to be from the power utility threatening to shut off their power if they don’t pay. Customers have been asked to wire money or give out banking information. Douglas County PUD never asks customers to wire money or for bank account information.
Local law enforcement authorities urge customers to not give out any personal information. If you get a suspicious call, hang up and call Douglas County PUD at 509-884-7191 to verify your account status.