Bogus callers arrested in Ovingham

19 Jan 2018 09:00 AM

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Two men have been arrested in connection with a bogus caller incident.

On January 14, police were made aware of door-to-door callers in and around Ovingham who were claiming to be from Barnardos.

Police have now arrested two men, aged 17 and 21, on suspicion of fraud by false representation.

Enquiries are ongoing, anyone with information should contact Northumbria Police on 101 quoting reference 621 14/01/18.