BRANSON, Mo. – Branson Police Department is warning residents in and around the Branson area of a scam involving a business claiming to be a roofing company.
According to a press release from the city, the business is trying to pressure residents to conduct business over the phone. This particular company is calling residents from a Thayer, Missouri phone number and giving a sales pitch over the phone.
However, when you try to call the number back, you get a busy signal and the business doesn’t seem to exist.
Police warn resident to never feel pressured to do business or leave a deposit, especially over the phone.
Branson Police warn residents to watch for these companies as we enter storm season as they try to take advantage of storm damage.
Residents can always call the city of Branson at 417-334-3345 to see if a specific company has a business license.