Phone Scammer Alert!

WARNING!!! TOWN OF BARNSTABLE RESIDENTS AND BUSINESSES!!!
Please be advised that the Hyannis Firefighter’s and Hyannis Fire Department are NOT soliciting donations via phone and asking for people’s credit card information. A Centerville resident received a call from a person named Glenn representing a group named Fire Charity Group. The telephone number was 781.484.2558. Apparently, they claimed to be raising funds for local fire departments.  If you have been solicited, please contact the Barnstable Police 508.775.0387 to log the incidents occurrence and information. Please remember if you’re ever solicited for donations by any public safety union or department to contact them directly for confirmation of the fundraising effort’s legitimacy.

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