Schoolgirl street scam

Commercial Street, Brighouse

Commercial Street, Brighouse

A 12-year-old school girl has been caught scamming members of the public by conning them out of money saying she was collecting for a cancer charity.

The incident happened in Brighouse town centre on March 18 during the morning as the girl wearing a school uniform approached people and encouraged them to donate.

Elaine Walton, was one who donated but had concerns over the girl and reported it to the police.

 

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