Police warn fake tradespeople targeting Buxton residents

Police are warning Buxton residents to be on the look out for people posing as tradespeople.

Hume Police District officers have received reports of people wearing high-visible work shirts, but have no tools or trade vehicles.

The people are looking for unattended homes to allegedly commit a theft.

Police have been notified of suspicious activity in the Buxton, Hill Top and Colo Vale areas.

If you see anything suspicious, call Crime Stoppers NSW on 1800 333 000.