Police are warning residents in the Mablethorpe area to be wary of a person collecting money door-to-door claiming to represent St Mary’s Church.
The church have confirmed that no-one is currently collecting door-to-door on their behalf and police are advising people not to donate money if they are approached by this person.
If anyone approaches them claiming to be collecting for St Mary’s, please contact the police on 101 to report this.
If anyone is ever unsure about a charity collector then it is always worth checking with the organisation they claim to represent whether they are currently collecting in the area.
Genuine charity collectors will not have any objections to this.
Please contact the police on 101 if you have any concerns or suspicions about a collector.