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Criminals are cold calling the elderly. Posing as good Samaritans they offer to buy them supplies so that they do not have to venture out to shop for essentials and risking contracting the corona-virus, police say.
Heartless criminals have been doing the rounds in Stokesley saying they’ll buy vulnerable people shopping – if they give them cash.
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