Parish Council Office, 1A The High Street, Langton Matravers, Dorset BH19 3EU langtonmatravers@dorset-aptc.gov.uk 01929 425100

Warning of recent scam perpetrated against local resident

Scam Warning

The Parish Council has been informed of a recent scam perpetrated against an elderly local resident which has resulted in them, after being telephoned, coerced into withdrawing money from a cash machine.

Please be aware that this and other types of fraudulent scams are on the increase and people, especially the elderly, should be vigilant.

If you have been a victim or think you have been targeted by fraudsters then please report this to Action Fraud, the UK’s national fraud and cyber crime reporting centre.

AGE-UK has various guides and information that will help you spot and avoid the latest scams targetting your money.