NIE issues bogus caller warning

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Northern Ireland Electricity (NIE) has revealed that it has received reports that a number of customers in the Ballyrobert area were contacted by a hoax caller claiming to be from NIE.

Natasha Nicholl, NIE Customer Relations Manager for the area, said: “We take reports of anyone impersonating NIE staff very seriously. The calls were made over the weekend and we would urge all customers to be vigilant and, if in doubt, call us on 08457 643 643 to check if the caller is genuine.”

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