(01/14/14) - Consumers Energy is warning customers about a statewide phone scam.
The utility says people are calling customers, pretending to represent the company and demanding payments over the phone using a green dot card.
The caller demands payment within an hour, telling the customers to purchase a green dot card.
A similar case occurred in Genesee County's Clayton Township.
Consumers says there have been 118 incidents like this reported since November.
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