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Distraction Burglaries

Alert message sent 10/11/2019 15:39:00

Information sent on behalf of West Mids Police

Good Afternoon,

There have been Distraction Burglaries in the Black Country area including one in Portobello and Bilston and the elderly are being targeted

We are asking people to help by reporting anything suspicious in your area.

Always ask for identification Council Workers and the water authorities will have identification if they ask to check your water supply.

Please keep a look out for friends, relatives and neighbours.

Anyone with information contact the Police on 101 or live chat at or anomalously you can call crime stoppers 0800 555 111. In an emergency dial 999 immediately.

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Anthony Meakin (Police, PCSO, East Park)

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