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Friday, 20 August 2021

Croydon police are reminding residents to stay vigilant after a 89 year old man fell victim to a scam.

The suspect, claiming to be a police officer, rang the victim explaining he was part of a financial investigation.

He was instructed to issue two cheques, with a total of £34k to the name Daniel Dinemoor, and leave them outside his front door.

The next day, the cheques were collected and £22,000 was taken out of the victims account.

The bank was alerted of the fraudulent transaction and cancelled the pending transaction of the remaining £12,000.


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