Deception in Partridge Avenue, Yateley

posted 31 Dec 2014, 05:45 by Yateley NW Sec

At 12.25hrs on 17/10/14 an 89yr old lady was deceived out of £200.  A male knocked on her front door and agreed to carry out gardening work.  He took a partial amount of £200 to start the work.  Once he had this money he broke a couple of branches from a bush and left with the money in his van.  He did not return.
Description is as below:-
A white male, approximately 40's, stocky build, 5'8 in height with short dark hair. The male was wearing white overalls and was travelling in a white van (no registration obtained) 

Anyone with information should contact Yateley Police by calling 101 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.