Man calling asking for credit card numbers

A man is calling Fort Dodge residents asking for credit card information, according to scanner traffic.

Three citizens have called The Messenger to report the alleged scam.

The man is saying that a credit card charge didn’t go through and that he needs to verify the card number.

One person told The Messenger they gave their credit card to the man and his card was charged eight times on Friday.

We will update with more information as it becomes available.