Norway Residents Say They Prefer Fraudulent Furnace Technicians Because They Steal Less Than Real Ones

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furnace techniciansNORWAY, Maine — Police Chief Robert Federico said Friday that his department is investigating reports of men ripping off homeowners by claiming to be checking their furnaces and carbon monoxide detectors. In one incident, Federico said, a man asked a homeowner to go downstairs to turn off her furnace so he could check carbon monoxide levels. He took jewelry and left while the homeowner was in the basement. Federico said the man drove a small, black SUV. (read more at the Bangor Daily News)