Warning following distraction burglaries in Fenland
Police are urging members of the public to be vigilant following a number of distraction burglaries in Fenland this month.
It has been reported that two men have visited predominantly elderly people’s homes and offered to carry out various repair jobs.
On some occasions they have taken a cash deposit from their victims and not returned. On other occasions the victim has been distracted by one of the men whilst the other entered through another door to steal items from within the home.
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