Appeal as police try to trace rogue fish trader

Jane Burrows wants to warn people after a rogue trader sold her inedible fish.

Jane Burrows wants to warn people after a rogue trader sold her inedible fish.

A housebound woman conned out of £88 by a rogue trader selling inedible fish has today urged others to be wary of scammers.

Jane Burrows, 77, from central Blackpool, has spoken out after being pressured into buying a bag that was not fit for human consumption and warned: “It could kill somebody.”

And she spoke of her frustration at being smooth-talked into spending her money on fish she didn’t want.

 

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