A man was arrested following reports of a theft from premises in south Derry.
Constable Paul Grant said the man was subsequently released on bail pending further enquiries.
He said it followed a report of fraud at premises in Magherafelt and Derry on August 26.
“It was reported that someone had entered premises and provided false details to obtain a loan,” he added.
Police are keen to hear from anyone who can help with their enquiries or who has also fallen victim to this type of incident.
If you can help please call the 101 number, quoting reference number 29226815. Alternatively information about crime can be passed via the independent Crimestoppers charity on 0800 555 111.