Pennyrile Electric is warning of a recent scam attempt where the perpetrator went to the home of the would-be-victim.
A post on the cooperative’s Facebook page says someone went to the door of a Pennyrile member and said the person owed $75 and needed to pay to keep their lights on.
Officials say Pennyrile Electric does not collect money in the field. They urge members to call Pennyrile Electric at 270-886-2555 if they are ever approached regarding their bill.
We were notified by one of our members this morning that someone came to their door (claiming to be from the electric…