Charter scam reported in Clinton County

Posted at 9:47 AM, Jan 18, 2017
and last updated 2017-01-18 10:18:10-05

Sheriff's officials in Clinton County are warning of a scam involving Charter.

According to a police report, someone received an email appearing to come from Charter Communications, that promised a free gift waiting for them after they completed a survey and put in their financial information.

The Clinton County Sheriff's Office says you should never give out your personal information in a situation like this.

The Sheriff's office did contact Charter and they say they never send out surveys like that.