January 15, 2018 9.23 am This story is over 45 months old

CCTV appeal: Man wanted in connection with purse theft from Louth supermarket

Police are investigating.

Lincolnshire Police are appealing for help to find a man wanted in connection with a theft from Morrisons in Louth.

A woman was shopping in the store on Eastgate between 4pm and 4.30pm on December 30, leaving her handbag in her trolley.

When she arrived at the till, she noticed her purse was missing.

Her back then contacted her to inform her that her card was used to make seven contactless payments at McColl’s, also on Eastgate, shortly after her purse had been stolen.

Do you recognise this man?

A police spokesperson said: “We would like to trace the individual pictured to see if he can assists with our enquiries.”

Anyone with information should call police on 101, quoting incident number 293 of December 30.

Alternatively, contact the independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

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