Beware sneaky 'Gary' the stranded painter who has been conning kind-hearted scousers
Victims of 'Gary' the stranded painter have urged other kind-hearted Scousers to beware the alleged conman's tricks.
People have been taking to social media to share similar stories of how they were duped by the man, who claimed his van and wallet had been stolen.
Some Good Samaritans reported that the fraudster had smudged paint on his face and clothing to appear more genuine.
Reports suggest that 'Gary' has been up to his tricks across the city including in Vauxhall, Garston, Childwall, Hunts Cross and the city centre.
Gary's antics came to light after a Facebook post, which said:... read more
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