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Warning Out Over PPI Conman in Bridport

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5:23pm 23rd November 2012

A conman's tried to get money out of a resident in Bridport using a P_P_I scam.

Dorset Police say the man turned up at the victim's house and claimed he was from a personal protection insurance company.

He told his target they were entitled to 2 thousand pounds but had to pay nearly 400 pounds to release the money.

The scammer went away empty handed.

Police say this incident is one of many on going scams.  They're advice is never pass your financial details on to cold callers.

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