Check scam in Pennsylvania, Ohio using Westar logo

Westar Energy has received several reports of fraudulent checks circulating in Pennsylvania and Ohio with what appears to be a Westar Energy logo. The checks claim to be issued by Continental Stock Transfer and Trust Company, and are payable to JP Morgan Chase Bank in Syracuse, NY.

If you receive a suspicious check that fits this description, please report it to Continental Stock Transfer and Trust Company at 917-262-2386.

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