Kennewick police warn public of local ‘free trip’ phone scam

Kennewick police warn public of local ‘free trip’ phone scam

Kennewick police are warning the public of a phone scam in the area.

A citizen reported they received a call from someone claiming to be from the City of Kennewick. The caller was trying to provide “free trips” to the citizen.

Police said the city is not providing free trips and would like to know if anyone else has received similar calls.

To report a similar incident, call non-emergency dispatch at 509-628-0333.