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Alleged ticket fraud linked to Little Mix tour and Wireless Festival being investigated

PUBLISHED: 21:53 10 July 2018 | UPDATED: 23:30 10 July 2018

Little Mix took to the stage in Colchester on Sunday 
Picture: JOHN HOY

Little Mix took to the stage in Colchester on Sunday Picture: JOHN HOY

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Police are investigating reports of ticket fraud linked to the Wireless Festival and the Little Mix tour in Colchester.

According to a spokesman for Essex Police, online payments were made to a woman in Southend in exchange for tickets to the popular music events.

However, the victims have reported they were not sent the tickets to the events, which have since passed.

The spokesman said: “We have identified a woman in connection with our investigation and she is assisting us with our enquiries.”

If you have any information that could help officers in their investigation contact the Essex Police’s Serious Economic Crime Unit direct via email op.heath@essex.pnn.police.uk.

Alternatively, please contact Action Fraud by visiting www.actionfraud.police.uk

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