A CONMAN claiming to be a stranded motorist is targeting lone women in Sandhurst, police have warned.

Several women have reported being approached in Yorktown Road and in Safeway car park, near the Royal Military Academy.

The man, aged between 20 and 25, tells his victims he has broken down and needs money to buy petrol. He has usually asked for 50p or £1.

He is described as 5ft 8ins tall, with bleached hair and a tan.

Police would like to hear from anyone who has seen or been approached by this man. Call PC Mark Everett on (01344) 823540.