Man posing as Northern Ky worker preys on elderly

COVINGTON, KY (FOX19)-- Police are putting its residents on alert because a suspect is posing as a water district worker and gaining entry into Covington homes.

Investigators say they are looking for a man driving a gray Dodge truck. The suspect is posing as Northern Kentucky Water District employee.

He is targeting elderly residents by gaining entry into their homes and demanding money for fake plumbing inspections.

Police are urging that all residents to be careful when letting strangers into your home. If you have doubts about the identity of the person, call 911 and request police assistance.