Gardai Warn Public To Remain Vigilant Following Reports Of Two Men Posing As Guards In Watergrasshill Area
They are believed to have visited a house in the area in the pretence of investigating fake fifty euro notes.
Ciara Revins has more for RedFM News:
“Gardaí are appealing to the public for information about an incident that happened last Friday morning.
Two men, both wearing face-masks, called to a house at Coolequane in Watergrasshill between half past 9 and 10 o’clock.
The showed the occupant of the house a Garda badge, and then went on to show him several fake 50 Euro notes.
They then asked if they could see any 50 Euro notes he had at the house.
The occupant asked the males to leave his property and they subsequently left on foot.
It’s believed these men may have been travelling in a small blue car.
Gardaí are appealing for any witnesses to this incident to come forward to Fermoy or any Garda Station.
Anyone that may have been victim to a similar incident is asked to report it.
They are also interested in talking to any road users who may have been travelling in the Coolequane area last Friday morning between 9:30 and 10,
Or who may have camera footage (including dash-cam).
Ciara Revins, RedFM News”
Frankie Kirby On 30th August 2021 at 1:38 pm
Switchers scam I’d call that. Have you hand over real fifty euros notes and switch them. Horrible people in this world we are living in. Hope that they catch them SCUMBAGS..