Special Report: Phone Scam

Police Chief Jim Bodine warns community about fake Penelec calls

January 12, 2017

Police Chief Jim Bodine advises Tioga County residents to be wary of a phone scam affecting our area. Callers posing as Penelec Energy Company are calling with false claims that area residents are behind or late in their utility payments in an effort to gather private information. Please contact your utility providers directly if you receive a call like this and do not provide any financial or personal information.


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