Scam warning to Bridlington B&B owners

Police issue scam warning
Police issue scam warning

Police have released a warning to Bridlington B&B owners and hoteliers following reports of a booking scam.

Humberside Police posted on its Bridlington, Driffield and Hornsea Community Team Facebook page: The man is "booking in advance with payment, then cancelling staying another day and asking for money back. Male is believed to be from Leeds area in his 20s."

Humberside Police have warned owners to check identification of guests.