To see how easily it can be done, ABC News’ Gio Benitez disguised himself as a water company worker.
Officials sounded a warning Monday about an increasing threat of criminals posing as utility workers to gain entry to homes.
This happens in the Lehigh Valley. They show up at your door without warning and make up a story about having to check your water or electric meter, or maybe your pipes. They may ask you to accompany them while they check and while you’re distracted, someone else slips in and steals your valuables. READ more..