Scam Alert

On 10/04/2018, CPD was notified by several residents of the borough that there was a group of black males and a black female going door-to-door. The group said that they were with West Penn Power, but were not wearing any identifying clothing and would not provide their names or identification. The individuals requested to see the residents borough utility bills, and also said that they would be coming back the following day to do work inside the residences. The group was seen driving a dark blue van, which was described as making loud noise. The Chambersburg Police Department wants residents to be aware of this and similar scams, and take extra caution when dealing with unknown people going door-to-door.  If any citizen is contacted by this group please notify the Chambersburg Police Department at (717) 264-4131.

Incident Date: 
Thursday, October 4, 2018 - 5:45pm

Case Number: 

2018-11923

Location: 

300 Block Macintosh Way
Chambersburg, PA 17201