What you need to know about a utility scam claiming to be from Dominion


An all too familiar phone scam has hit close to home after a viewer told ABC7 someone claiming to be from Dominion Power called her, aggressively demanding money.

“Someone called from Dominion Power and said if we didn't pay our power bill within 45 minutes they'd cut our power off,” Michele Barlock told 7 ON YOUR SIDE.

Upset, Barlock thought the power in her Vienna business, was about to go out. But fortunately for her, she noticed a few things that didn’t seem right.

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