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Scammers pose as Pepco employees on phone, cheat DC residents out of money

Scammers pose as Pepco employees on phone, cheat DC residents out of money. (ABC7)

WASHINGTON (ABC7) -- Scammers are posing as Pepco employees and cheating District residents out of money over the phone.

A Pepco customer who asked 7 On Your Side not to identify her says she's embarrassed she fell for the scam and was out of town when she got the call. The scammers said Pepco would only accept a pre-paid money card payment for a delinquent account.

"They identified themselves as representatives ...

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