Scam Alert

The Dayton Police Dept. is investigating a rash of fraud complaints reported Sat., Feb. 28 through Mon. March 2 on the East Side. The complaints allege a person claiming to be a utility company subcontractor tried to collect past-due amounts & threatened to shut off service if payment wasn’t made on the spot. A suspect has been arrested. Dayton Police would like to know if anyone else may have lost money to this scam. If you were a victim call 333-2677 to file a report, or submit a report online at