Doorstep 'conman' suspect caught - after artist victim draws his own e-fit
An artist who penned his own e-fit after claiming he was ‘conned’ by a doorstep caller says he was stunned when police caught up with the suspect.
Tom McGrath says he was swindled on his Chorlton doorstep and decided to warn others... by creating his own homemade ‘efit’ of the visitor.
The retired 70-year-old art teacher quickly put pencil to paper to draw the workman with an ‘unhealthy pallor’ believing he had been tricked.
He handed over £30 to the doorstep caller to clear out his gutters back in February. And when the friendly man, known as ‘David’, returned to his home again later that... read more
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