LAKE DELTON, Wis. -

Hotel customers in Lake Delton are being targeted by phone scammers claiming to be hotel employees, according to a release from the Sauk County Sheriff’s Office.

Investigators said the callers claim there was a system failure and that they need to re-enter their registration information. The caller then attempts to steal credit card information and personal information.

Anyone who receives this type of call is asked to verify it in person with the hotel desk and to never give out personal identification and financial information over the phone unless you initiate the call.