A Tralee man who was conned into parting with €450 to have work done on his roof which wasn’t genuine is highlighting the scam so others won’t get caught.
Last week three men in a white van carried out work on John’s roof.
They demanded a cash payment but couldn’t provide a receipt for the work.
They said they would return with a receipt but never did.
Declan Dowling who is a roofer with Ardfert Environmental has the following advice if you are approached by someone purporting to be a tradesman.