SCAM ALERT: Complaints have been made stating that callers advise home/business owners that their power will be disconnected if they do Not make an immediate payment. Callers have requested payment thru various methods ranging from direct pay to gift card style payments. The current complaint involves a caller alleging to be AEP, but this would go for any of your utility suppliers. If you receive a call threatening to turn your utilities off, please research your last bill and contact customer service, or Google the company for customer service phone numbers. If you have been contacted or involved in such a scam, please call 419 523 3208, Putnam County Sheriff's Office dispatch and ask to speak with an officer to report the information you have.