Bogus callers get devious in Barton-on-Sea June 6, 2013

Bogus callers get devious in Barton-on-Sea

There has been a recent incident where an elderly couple in Barton-on-Sea were targeted by a young male asking to look in their garden for his lost hamster. Whilst they were in the garden searching, his accomplice went into the house and stole cash. Residents are urged to be cautious with unexpected callers, and Hampshire Police have this web page on the subject.

http://www.hampshire.police.uk/internet/advice-and-information/crime-prevention/safer-home-distraction-burglary