Residents warned of bogus guttering man in Rhiwderin area
10:20pm Wednesday 14th August 2013 in News
Police are warning Newport residents to be wary of a man who offered to clear guttering in the Rhiwderin area.
One home owner accepted and handed over a substantial amount of money around 3.15pm on August 9. The caller left the property and has not returned since.
The man is described as being white, just under 6ft tall, medium build and spoke with a local accent. He was seen leaving the address and getting into the passenger side of a white van.
Residents are reminded to remain vigilant, only let in people they know or who can genuinely identify themselves as representatives from reputable companies.
Anyone with information is asked to contact 101 quoting log 300 09/08/13.
Comments are closed on this article.