A phone scam is being perpetrated on Willmar Municipal Utility customers where the scammer calls utility customers and warns them that their electricity will be cut off unless they wire money to the name and address the scammer gives the customer.
DO NOT PAY THESE PEOPLE Contact Willmar Municipal Utilities to verify you are, in fact, up for disconnection. Willmar Municipal Utilities does not use money wiring or disconnect your power without going through the proper process.
This “so called” company is in no way affiliated with Willmar Municipal Utilities. If you receive a suspicious call or a call asking for your credit information, please feel free to hang up and call the Willmar Police Department directly at 320-235-2244.