Two more arrested in Letchworth GC scam drama

TWO more arrests have been made relating to an incident where an elderly man is believed to have been targeted by conmen. Police were called to Penn Way in Letchworth GC at about 11.15am today (Friday). According to a neighbour, three men had surrounded a

TWO more arrests have been made relating to an incident where an elderly man is believed to have been targeted by conmen.

Police were called to Penn Way in Letchworth GC at about 11.15am today (Friday).

According to a neighbour, three men had surrounded a pensioner's home with scaffolding and were demanding �5,000 for work he had not requested.

A worried member of the public called the police, who swooped and arrested one man.


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The two other suspects fled and police searched the area using the police helicopter and dogs unit.

Two further arrests have now been made.

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