A police operation in the Hale Barns area of Trafford caught a fraudster red-handed after he ordered a replacement bank card on a victim’s account.

The Offender was caught by police near to the victim’s address after he was seen to steal the victim’s post from his remote letterbox on his gate with a strange-looking device below


Police are also saying the fraudster even requested a pin number, both offender and victim have not been named, and we are at this time not aware of where in Hale Barns this incident took place.

The offender is currently in custody