Police swoop after alleged scam on elderly

16 arrests are made by Essex Police as part of a major investigation into defrauding of old folk in the Clacton area

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Police make 16 arrests in major fraud inquiry

Police investigating a #1 million scam targeting elderly people in the Clacton area have made 16 arrests. The inquiry led by the Kent and Essex Serious Crime Directorate focused on reports of an organised crime gang taking advantage of elderly and vulnerable people. Serena Sandhu reports.

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