Police: Prank callers masquerade as Fairfield salon on caller ID

The prank calls are called spoofing.

The prank calls are called spoofing. (Credit: News 12)

Fairfield police say prank phone callers are using technology to masquerade as a local salon on caller ID.

Police say that someone called in fake orders for take-out food and used a service to make the phone number of Total Looks Salon appear on the restaurant's caller ID screen.

Authorities say the prank caller wanted to harass an employee at the beauty parlor on Post Road. The prank...

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