ALERT: Homeowner falls victim to fake electric company workers

ALERT: Homeowner falls victim to fake electric company workers

CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) - Akron police are investigating after a woman was robbed by someone asking about her electric bill.

It happened Wednesday on Madison Avenue.

According to the victim, after asking, she let two men into her home and went to get the bill.

When she returned, her purse had been disturbed and money taken.

Police don't have very much to go on. The victim described the suspects as being two black males.

If you have any information or if something similar has happened to you, give police a call.

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