Residents warned about thieves

POLICE Community Support Officer Sarah Trayhurn has warned that farms and garages in the Otterton area were being targeted by thieves.

POLICE Community Support Officer Sarah Trayhurn has warned that farms and garages in the Otterton area were being targeted by thieves - and that residents should be vigilant.

She made the comments at Otterton Parish Council earlier this month and said: "I would like once again remind everyone to make sure that sheds and garages are locked...

"I am happy to sign up anyone to our community messaging system as I believe the more people that know what is going on in the area the better."

She reminded residents not o hand over bank or personal details over the phone: "We have had a number of reports from people who have been rung up by a male who claims to be working f9or BT and is managing to trick people's details out of them.


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