The Grant County Public Utility District (Grant PUD) is warning its customers about a new scam that's possibly making the rounds.
Grant PUD spokesperson Chuck Allen says the utility became aware of the potential issue through one of their customers who called them...
Kennewick Police and other law enforcement agencies are warning citizens the fake gold scam is back.
Suspects try to get people to buy gold jewelry because they need cash
It begins with people approaching 'victims' in parking lots of grocery and convenience stores and other public venues, and telling them various stories bout how they need cash or are trying to sell expensive jewelry to survive.