Police want to trace this man over purse theft outside Morrisons in Fishponds

March 18 2020
Police want to trace this man over purse theft outside Morrisons in Fishponds

POLICE are asking for help in tracing this man, who is wanted over the theft of a purse outside a Fishponds supermarket.

Officers say a woman in her 60s was approached by a man she did not know as she left the Morrisons store to go back to her vehicle.

He had been waiting outside the store by the drop-off area in the car park.

Police say he stole the victim’s purse from her coat pocket, before making off.

An Avon and Somerset police spokesperson said today: “CCTV investigations show a man we wish to speak to in connection with the incident, which happened at approximately 3.45pm on Friday 17 January.”

Anyone who recognises the man should call 101 and quote the crime reference number 5220 013 197.

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