Police appeal after suspected 'conmen' target elderly Seaford woman
Police are appealing for information after an elderly woman from Seaford handed Â£200 to a group of suspected conmen.
Police say a 94-year-old woman was approached outside her house in Grove Road at around midday on Monday, August 1 by a man offering gardening work.
The woman agreed to a fee of Â£100 for the work, however the suspect later returned with two other men and demanded a further Â£100. Police say the victim felt intimidated and handed over the money.
She asked for a receipt, but was instead given a leaflet for All Seasons Tree Care.
Anyone who witnessed anything suspicious in the area, or who has been approached by the same suspects, is asked to [email protected] or call 101, quoting serial 356 of 04/08.
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