Salesman who conned 'vulnerable' of £50,000 to be sentenced

Darren Sharpe who's from Mansfield, mis-sold mobility aids to the elderly and disabled, often at hugely inflated prices Photo: ITV Central

A salesman who conned £50,000 from dozens of vulnerable people is due to be sentenced today.

Darren Sharpe who's from Mansfield, mis-sold mobility aids to the elderly and disabled, often at hugely inflated prices.

In one case mattress covers with supposed health benefits were sold for £300 each when they only worth around £30.

Other aids such as mobility scooters & stair lifts costing hundreds of pounds were never delivered.

Sharpe has already pleaded guilty to participating in a fraudulent business & fraudulent trading, and is due to be sentenced at Nottingham crown court later today.