Guthrie Warns of Phone Scam
HORSEHEADS, NY (WENY) -- Officials with Guthrie want you to be on the lookout for an old scam making a strong comeback
The medical group tells WENY News scammers are using fake caller ID technology to make fraudulent phone calls.
The caller identifies themselves as a staff member of a provider's office asking for personal information, or to report an issue with a credit card.
Guthrie warns not to give any information over the phone.
The group says it doesn't initiate phone calls requesting this kind of information.
Anyone who receives a call like this is being asked to contact local law enforcement