Scammers posing as town staff is making the rounds in the Parry Sound area.
Town officials say they’ve received reports of one or more individuals approaching and speaking to residents about installing a product and/or device to their water systems at the cost of the homeowner. Officials are letting residents know that the town’s Water Department is not sending any staff and/or representatives to speak to residents at this time.
The OPP and the Town of Parry Sound remind residents not to provide any payment or personal information to individuals approaching them regarding this system.
If you are approached by this individual or individuals, you can contact the Canadian Anti-Fraud Centre at 1-888-495-8501, but if the individual is at your home and you feel unsafe officials say to contact the OPP.