The Dracut Police Department is warning residents to be alert after receiving a report of a male disguising himself as an employee from the Water Department in order to gain access to a Dracut home. The man is described as white, 5 feet 8 inches, medium build with dark hair, wearing a dark navy shirt, khakis, navy baseball hat, and carrying a walkie-talkie or radio. He was on foot with no vehicle in sight. If you have contact with this man, call the Dracut Police at 978-957-2123. Local police said Water Department employees have badges and arrive in a Water Department vehicle.Brenda J. Buote can be reached at firstname.lastname@example.org.