Home owners warned to be vigilant of bogus callers

warningPolice in Tyrone are seeking information about a southern registered silver van seen acting suspiciously in the Strabane area.

It is feared the occupants of the van were checking houses for dogs and other security measures to return to commit crime at a later date.

The van called to a number of houses yesterday with its driver offering to sell goods before marking the property.

Donegal's Crime Prevention Office Sergeant Paul Wallace says these type of incidents are not uncommon on either side of the border: