Phone scammers targeting Decatur Utilities customers

Decatur Utilities' headquarters (Photo: Al Whitaker, WHNT News 19)

DECATUR, Ala. – Decatur Utilities is advising customers to be wary of calls claiming to be from the utility.

DU said scammers are calling from (800) 484-5545, and pressuring customers to pay over the phone by credit, debit, or a prepaid debit card.

DU stated it will never call customers demanding payment and told customers to just hang up on the callers.

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