Scam warning: Police statement

Detective Inspector Louise Ludwig said: "We would urge all shoppers to be wary of anyone who might be watching you at the checkout.

"Always cover your PIN when you enter it into a cash machine or Chip & PIN machine at the tills.

"Try to avoid being distracted by people asking for directions, and keep your valuables safe."


Warning to shoppers over scam

Shoppers in Kent are being warned to be vigilant over a scam.