Police are asking that you be on alert.

Residents in Arenac County have reported a group of men posing as Consumers Energy employees. This scam has also been reported in Owosso. The men posing as workers did not have employee badges or logos on their vehicles.

Consumers Energy has said that all of their employees will be able to show an employee badge if they need to come to your door. If someone comes to your door and says they are from Consumers, but cannot show you a badge please don't let them in your home. You can call Consumers Energy at 800-477-5050. Consumers Energy also warns that you should never give cash for work you did not order.

If you see anything odd at or around your home, please alert your local police.