City of Mesa warning residents about water scam

Posted at 2:31 PM, Sep 20, 2017
and last updated 2017-09-21 09:14:45-04

The City of Mesa is warning residents about a water scam.

City officials said a private company has been representing themselves as City of Mesa Water Resources employees and attempting to sell water filters.  

According to the City of Mesa, salespeople have even threatened residents with fines if they don’t purchase a filter.  

City officials said these individuals are not city employees and Mesa employees will never try to gain access to a house or sell goods/services.  

If anyone comes to your house claiming to be from the City of Mesa Water Resources, call 480-644-4444 to verify the person’s identity.  

If you are suspicious about someone trying to gain access to your home, call Mesa police at 480-644-2211.