Aurora Water warns of new scam

AURORA, Colo. — Aurora Water is warning residents about a new scam involving fake checks.

The utility said several people have reported receiving checks with the name of an Aurora water treatment plant listed on it.

Aurora Water said the checks are not real and to not deposit them.

It suspects the scammers are likely trying to get access to back account information. Aurora Water has notified the Aurora Police Department about the issue.