Man takes £40 from elderly woman in Sherfield-on-Loddon

Basingstoke Gazette: An efit image of a man police would like to speak to about a rogue trader incident in Sherfield-on-Loddon An efit image of a man police would like to speak to about a rogue trader incident in Sherfield-on-Loddon

A ROGUE trader took £40 from a pensioner in Sherfield-on-Loddon after claiming he would cut her hedge.

The incident took place at around 2.30pm on Sunday, June 8, at the home of an 81-year-old woman in Northfield Road.

A man went to her home and offered to carry out some gardening work. He was paid £40 and said he would return in 30 minutes but never did.

Officers have now released an efit of the man.

Anyone with information can contact PC Lisa Graham at Basingstoke police station on 101, or Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.

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6:33pm Thu 26 Jun 14

ronnie03 says...

This kind of event is where the stocks used to come in useful.
This kind of event is where the stocks used to come in useful. ronnie03
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