Suspects in wallet theft

Article by Yellow Advertiser: Essex Police has released a CCTV still of a man and woman wanted for questioning over the theft of an elderly man’s wallet.

The victim, 88, had his wallet stolen from his jacket pocket at Waitrose in Billericay High Street. The offence occurred between 12.10pm and 12.30pm on Tuesday, March 27.

After the theft, a bank card from inside the wallet was used at a number of shops, said police.

The force has released an image of two people they would like to speak to. A spokesman said:

“We appreciate it is not the clearest image but hope someone might recognise them.”

Anyone with information on either of the pair’s identity was asked to dial 101, ask for PC Mark Wright at Chelmsford police station and quote crime reference 42/41846/18. Alternatively, call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111.

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