Police in Axminster are investigating a complaint about a cold-caller, Devon and Cornwall Police has revealed.
They are appealing for information after a resident claimed they paid a possible rogue trader to carry out work on their drive, which was never completed.
Officers would like to hear from anyone else who may have had a similar experience.
Anyone with information is urged to call 101, or email firstname.lastname@example.org, quoting crime reference number CR/094012/19.
Information and advice on cold-callers and doorstep crime is available here.