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Rogue Traders

Alert message sent 08/06/2020 13:08:00

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Bogus/Rogue Traders

Over the weekend in the Springhill area of Nailsworth it was reported that 3 males attended an address offering to clean the gutters of the property.  Whilst there they told the property owner that there were loose roof tiles and offered to fix them as well for a cost.  Unfortunately the owner agreed to this and paid a considerable amount.  Two males were described as aged between 34-40 and the other late teen – early twenties, they left a postcard sized card “Like New” offering damp, guttering and cleaning services.

Please see the attached for information on protecting yourselves against these types of incidents.
 
If you have any information regarding this crime, please report it to the police by calling 101 or  alternatively https://www.gloucestershire.police.uk/do-it-online/report-a-crime-or-provide-information-anonymously/report-a-crime-or-incident/

Please report any suspicious activity straight away using the 101 number or dial 999 if a crime is taking place. You can also report information regarding criminal activity anonymously to Crime Stoppers by ringing 0800 555111.


This is the end of the message and Please Stay Safe.
 
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Jo Batt (Police, Neighbourhood Watch Officer, Glouce)
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