Devon & Somerset Trading Standards Prosecutions

Rogue Traders Jailed for Conning the Vulnerable

Two rogue traders  were jailed for two years at Exeter Crown Court on Friday 17 June, after conning 17 elderly and vulnerable Devon residents out of £70,000.

Following a prosecution brought by Devon, Somerset and Torbay Trading Standards, both Bryan Ferren, 38 and Kevin Hogg, 41, of Clifton Court, Clifton Road, Paignton, had pleaded guilty to five offences under the Fraud Act 2006.

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