Couple's con leaves elderly woman £100 out of pocket

Bogus gardeners conned an eldery woman by charging her for services that were never provided.

By The Newsroom
Thursday, 29th June 2017, 1:04 pm
Updated Tuesday, 12th September 2017, 11:27 am
The householder was conned out of £100
The householder was conned out of £100

At around noon on Monday, a man and woman persuaded the victim to pay them £100 but they didn’t carry out any work.

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The man is described as being aged between 50 and 60, 5ft 7in tall of slim build and with brown hair. He was wearing denim jeans and a white jumper. The woman was similarily dressed.

Police enquiries are ongoing and they have appealed to anyone with information to contact them on 101 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.