Gulf Power warns of scam calls to its customers

Gulf Power officials are also issuing a warming of a scam targeting some of its customers. (WJHG/WECP)

NORTHWEST FLORIDA, (WJHG/WECP) - Gulf Power officials are issuing a warming of scammers targeting its customers.

Customers have received calls from scammers who threatening that their power will be cut off if they do not make immediate payments.

Gulf Power wants to let customers know they will never require immediate payment from them.

Gulf Power workers will never show up to collect payment in person. If in person, all Gulf Power representatives wear badges with their name and the Gulf Power logo.

If you are asked to send in money and are unsure, call Gulf Power at 1 (800) 225-5797.

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