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West Frankfort police warn of suspicious water bill calls

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WEST FRANKFORT, IL (KFVS) - The West Frankfort Police Department is warning of suspicious calls to residents soliciting to pay their water bills.

A company by the name of Environmental has been soliciting to pay water bills by credit card in the West Frankfort area, according to the West Frankfort Police Department.

The number that is provided comes back to a New York based company.

The West Frankfort Water Department does not solicit for payment by credit card over the telephone.

Police say citizens should be cautious anytime that a caller asks for personal information over the phone.

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