UTILITY BILL SCAM WARNING:

scam alert - Zapata County SheriffMessage from the Sheriff:
UTILITY BILL SCAM WARNING:
Zapata County Sheriff Alonso M. Lopez advises Zapata County residents about a resent utility bill scam. The Scammers are calling Zapata County Water Works’ customers about a past due bill which must be paid urgently by phone or meet in person, otherwise the services will be terminated effective immediately.
We have identified the number for our citizen’s recognition. the number is (956) 545-0287.
If you receive a phone call from someone claiming to be your local water works office and you feel you are being victim of such scam, please call your local Water District Office and verify with them before you take any action.