FREMONT (WTOL) - Fremont police are warning residents of a scam going around the area involving the fire department.

Police say someone is calling around saying they are from the fire department and asking for money.

Good morning, Fremont!! The Fremont Fire Department would like you all to be aware that they are NOT soliciting for...

Posted by Fremont Ohio Police Department on Tuesday, January 15, 2019

Police say this is a scam and advise you to never give our your personal or financial information over the phone or to someone you don’t know.