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Bogus Traders-New Waltham and Humberston-Tree Surgeons-1300-1800hrs

Alert message sent 27/09/2019 16:29:00

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Suspicious circumstances reported in your area


We have had two logs now of suspicious activity of 'several males' targeting residential homes in New Waltham and Humberston Wards pretending to be Tree Surgeons, targeting the slightly older generation, gaining entry to homes and asking for cash for cutting down trees. Timings between 1300-1800hrs. Please look after your neighbours,check in with your parents, DO NOT LET ANYONE INTO YOUR HOMES without showing ID CARDS. Tradespeople will NOT cold call, or attend after dark unless by prior appointment.
Please call 101/999 services for any suspicious activity.

Kind Regards,
Community Team
Knoll Street Police Station


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Tim Scott (Police, PCSO, New Waltham - Humberston-Haverstoe)

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