Fraud charges after incident

TWO men have been charged with fraud after an incident in which a 98-year-old woman was allegedly targeted by bogus council workers.

TWO men have been charged with fraud after an incident in which a 98-year-old woman was allegedly targeted by bogus council workers.

It is alleged that on Thursday, May 5, two men purporting to be council workers approached the woman at her house on Branksome Drive in Morecambe and said they needed to do some work on her garden.

A neighbour intervened,police were called and the two men were arrested nearby.

See The Visitor (11-05-11) for full story.