Delmarva Power Phone Scams

Below is a statement from Master Corporal Michael Austin for the Delaware State Police regarding Delmarva Power phone scams:

The Delaware State Police want to warn people of a phone scam that is coming to light again. Several victims have been contacted and told they are behind on their electric bill and need to make immediate payment over the phone using a pre-paid or credit card in order to keep their power service active. Please do not make payment to these individuals over the phone and instead please contact Delmarva Power directly at their Customer Care Service number 1-800-375-7117, Hearing Impaired: 1-800-822-1200 if you are concerned you may be behind on your account.