Bogus callers target 90-year-old man
CONMEN lied their way in to a 90-year-old man's home and stole £550 today.Two men who said they were from the water board managed to get in to the elderly man's home in Horsefair Close, Mendlesham at around 4.
CONMEN lied their way in to a 90-year-old man's home and stole £550 today.
Two men who said they were from the water board managed to get in to the elderly man's home in Horsefair Close, Mendlesham at around 4.40pm.
They stole the money from an upstairs bedroom.
Both men are described as being white and in their 20s.
You may also want to watch:
Police spokesman Steve Henry said: " people should always ask for and check identification. If you are in doubt about a caller then make them wait and call the police. Any genuine callers will not mind waiting.
"Also if you live in the vicinity of elderly people then please keeps you eyes open for any unusual callers."
- 1 Felixstowe man caught with thousands of indecent images of children
- 2 Waterfront restaurant with 145 wines crowned best in Ipswich
- 3 Ipswich tech firm warns of spyware scare on Apple devices
- 4 Matchday Recap: Town close out game to secure big win
- 5 CCTV images issued following theft from car in Ipswich
- 6 First look at full schedule for Sound City Ipswich music festival
- 7 Former charity worker denies fraud and will face trial
- 8 Lloyds Bank branch closes temporarily as staff self-isolate due to Covid
- 9 Police make third arrest following Nacton stabbing
- 10 Police attend Ipswich Waterfront property as part of murder probe