Appeal after fake police calls cost Leicestershire women £9k

8/8/2022 8:08:00 PM

Three women handed over cash after getting a call from someone claiming to be a police officer

Three women handed over cash after getting a call from someone claiming to be a police officer

Three women handed over cash after getting a call from someone claiming to be a police officer.

Police have released an image of a man they believe may have informationThree victims of courier fraud have handed over cash after they received a phone call from someone who claimed to be a police officer.Leicestershire Police said they were among four women in Melton Mowbray and Thorpe Satchville who reported receiving the call on 28 July.

Between them they gave nearly £9,000 in cash to a man that visited them.Police have released an image of a man they believe may have information and have appealed to find him.Det Con Rob Pountney, from Leicestershire Police, said: "As a result of inquiries carried out so far, I believe the man pictured may have information about these incidents.

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Leicestershire Police said they were among four women in Melton Mowbray and Thorpe Satchville who reported receiving the call on 28 July. Between them they gave nearly £9,000 in cash to a man that visited them. She was last seen on August 3, 2022. Police have released an image of a man they believe may have information and have appealed to find him. Anyone who recognises him has been asked to contact the force. Det Con Rob Pountney, from Leicestershire Police, said: "As a result of inquiries carried out so far, I believe the man pictured may have information about these incidents. Read more: Prosecutor sets out case as Ryan Giggs stands trial accused of offences against former partner - latest updates from court A picture of Casey was shared as part of an appeal by Greater Manchester Police on Facebook. "I would like to speak to him, so if you know who he is - or indeed that person is you - then please get in touch. A local diversion will also be in place for Clay Drove.

" Follow BBC East Midlands on . She is described as a white female with long brown hair wearing a white t-shirt, black shorts white trainers and black hoodie.