Thursday 19 October, 2017
Police in Batley are warning residents of bogus workmen following a report of an elderly lady being defrauded of over £3,000.
The incident happened on 1 October, where the victim a lady in her 80s was approached by two men who asked if she needed work doing on the roof of her house.
They requested £3,720 from the victim, which was paid but no work had been carried out at the property in Bromley Road, Batley.
Source:: West Yorkshire Police Appeals