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SCAM ALERT: Richland PD Has Warning for Community

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RICHLAND, Wash. -- Richland Police Department is warning the public of another scam the public should watch out for. 

A neighborhood watch group reported to RPD that a unknown persons called a resident's cellular phone stating they worked for Charter Communications and needed to verify their account information with them. 

Information requested included name, address, and social security number. 

The resident did not provide this information and subsequently called Charter Communications who stated it was not they who called and would never confirm information in this matter. 

If you receive a similar call do not release your private information.