3 arrested in New Canaan chimney scam

New Canaan police say three men from New York are under arrest in a chimney cleaning scam. They say the men showed up at the

Police say the men tried to scam an elderly lady.

Police say the men tried to scam an elderly lady. (1/25/13)

NEW CANAAN - New Canaan police say three men from New York are under arrest in a chimney cleaning scam.

They say the men showed up at the elderly woman's house last week, convinced the woman she needed the work and then took a $1,000 deposit check.

When they returned yesterday, police stopped them and say they found out they were not licensed contractors and had no permits to do the work.

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