Man arrested in Sleaford in relation to fraud investigation

An 18 year old man was arrested at an address in Sleaford on Friday morning after allegations of an amount of building materials being bought fraudulently from a builder’s merchants in the town.

Police officers arrested an 18-year-old man at an address in Robin Close, Sleaford.

A Lincolnshire Police spokesman said: “We are investigating a report this was a fraudulent transaction.

“An 18 year old man was arrested on Robin Close in relation to this investigation for an offence of fraud and also possession of a controlled drug.

“He has been released on bail pending further enquiries.”