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Possible rogue trading in the Broughton area

Dear Resident,


There has been a report of possible rogue trading in the Broughton area.

The company involved is a offering home security and is from the Nottingham area, they have attended the address of an elderly gentleman and convinced him in spending £3500 on a new security system.

Luckily a family member intervened and was present when the company re-attended at the property.


Can you please check with family and friends in the area to ensure nobody has been taken advantage of?

Please share this message to alert as many people as possible.


If anyone has been a victim of rogue trading, then please inform Police via 101 or report the incident to Trading standards.

If you would prefer not to call the police, contact the independent charity Crimestoppers by calling 0800 555 111 or using their online reporting form and give information about crime anonymously.



Brigg NPT

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Steven Parsons
(Humberside Police, PC, Scunthorpe Rural )

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