The Benton County Fire Protection #2 Group are warning citizens of a new scam 

TimArbaev

From Benton County Fire Protection Facebook:

Warning... our association also does not solicit for funds via phone or mailing. Please call your local Fire districts or departments to verify any fundraising efforts currently going on.

West Benton Fire Rescue warns Residents of a Scam in the Prosser Area

Please be aware of a scam involving our local fire department. Scammers are calling residents and businesses in the Prosser area seeking donations for the "Volunteer Firefighters Association." West Benton Fire Rescue does not call or send mailings asking for donations. The only way to donate is directly to the department or at official fundraisers.

Anyone who receives phone calls or mailings requesting money for West Benton Fire Rescue should avoid giving any money. It is fraudulent.

To report any suspected scams, please call West Benton Fire Rescue at: (509) 786-3873 Prosser Police Department has been contacted.