POLICE have again warned the public about the dangers of ‘cold callers’ to their homes.
An elderly householder had a cold caller on Wednesday afternoon to their home on the Belfast Road in Comber, Co Down claiming to be from Northern Ireland Electricity.
The PSNI say: “He stated he wanted to check the rear garden for telegraph poles and the householder accompanied him into the garden.
“When the caller had left, the householder discovered £300 missing from the house.
“Police advice is never let any cold caller into your house without checking their identification first.
“Remember Quick Check.”