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If you get a call from the Bloomfield Fire Department...It could be a scam!

Jul 03, 2013 -- 5:13pm

The Bloomfield Fire Department is warning residents of suspicious calls to the elderly. Fire Chief Justin Bell tells KZIM KSIM that a person called an elderly woman asking for her bank information in the departments name. The woman contacted the department to let them know about the scam. Bell says the person making the call said she owed a fire bill and that the fire department was going to garnish her bank account for $40 a month. You can report any suspicious calls like this to the Bloomfield City Hall at (573) 568-3464.

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