Police Warning of Telephone Scam

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Telephone scam MARQUETTE, MI – (Great Lakes Radio News) – Chocolay Township Police are warning residents and business owners of an apparent telephone scam making its way around the community.

Police received notice of a call made to a local business by a man who said he was with “Yellow Pages On-line” and the man told the business owner he owed $1500 because the business had been listed on the site.

When the business owner pressed the caller and asked some further questions, the caller hung up.

Police are reminding residents that the Yellow Pages offers on-line business listings free of charge and to simply hang up if you receive such a call.

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