And yet another version of a phone scam has made it’s way to Powell River, this one involves the scammer calling himself a BC Hydro employee.
Last Saturday, on the 21st, a local business owner received a phone call.
so says Tim Kenning from the local RCMP detachment
When the business owner questioned the authenticity of the accusation, the caller stated that he would call right back and quickly ended the conversation.
Fortunately, this business owner did not send any money. But this is a reminder to all Powell River residents that this kind of scam has surfaced locally.