Gardaí warn of bogus callers in the Kilcummin area

Killarney Gardaí are warning of bogus callers in the area.

They’ve received reports that on Wednesday a male called to three homes in the Kilcummin area, claiming to be from the Department of Social Protection.

He said that people over 70 year could avail of a free television and receive a €33 electricity allowance.

Social Protection have confirmed to Killarney Gardaí that no representative from their department called to homes in the area.

Killarney gardaí are advising all people who receive unsolicited calls to contact them immediately as gardaí wish to identify and speak to this male.

Killarney gardaí can be contacted on 064 66 31 222.