LARGO, Md. (AP) — Prince George’s County fire officials are warning residents about a possible fraud scheme.
The fire department says there’s a hoax flyer circulating in the county that seeks a $25 payment for a fire inspection.READ MORE: Maryland Weather: Warm Temperatures May Help Create A Severe Storm
The flyer purports to come from the “fire prevention office.”READ MORE: Early Voting Wins Preakness Stakes Amid Record Temperatures
Officials say all county fire inspectors display badges and identify themselves as members of the fire and emergency medical services department.
Residents are advised to call 911 if confronted by someone passing out the flyer.MORE NEWS: Ravens' Football Clinic Helps Children Improve Sports Skills
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