Travelling con men
usually target senior citizens, people with a disability, residents with little or no English and full-time mums or carers, through door-knocking, letterbox drops and illegal signs.
BEIRUT: The fifth time was not the charm for a gang of con men
based in the Beirut suburb of Nab.
As per the agreement, the con men
gave Jabal Al Toor three cash cheques between January 3 and January 12 totalling around Dh96,000 as one-fourth payment of the total order.
Rumour now has it that these two con men
are living at No 10 and 11 Downing Street.
Skog gives a solicitous performance as Harry Roat, the master manipulator of the trio of con men
, coming across very cold, almost businesslike in demeanor.
The con men
are both thought to be aged in their 30s and are of medium build.
This trickery was solemnly sold by the state's con men
as an interim, stopgap measure, sure to be ended when the good times returned.
The pensioner was treated for shock after three con men
tricked her out of pounds 140 when they called at her home in Smorrall Lane.
POLICE are again warning of doorstep con men
after an 85-year- old Coventry woman was conned by bogus water company workers.
A PENSIONER in Long Itchington took on a gang of con men
after he realised he was being robbed.
But like sweet-talking con men
on the telephone, the disease can prey on younger people, too.
40pm on Monday, an 83-year-old man let three con men
into his home in Clifford Bridge Road, Walsgrave.
Under the glossy surface of Hollywood lurked desperation, petty crime and con men
The con men
called at Beechwood Court, in Rounds Gardens, on Tuesday afternoon and claimed they were working for Severn Trent.
Simi Valley police said they have not received any reports of people taking advantage of residents, but they anticipate that as the year comes to an end, con men
will be coming out of the woodwork.