Purses stolen from shoppers in Northamptonshire supermarket

CCTV images have been released by police investigating the theft of purses from shoppers in a Northamptonshire supermarket.

Wednesday, 27th April 2016, 5:23 pm
Updated Wednesday, 27th April 2016, 6:29 pm
One of the men police want to speak to

The thefts took place between 2.45pm and 3pm on Monday, April 11, in the Aldi store in Towcester.

Police say they believe the offender/s stole the purses from bags that were hanging on the back of the shoppers’ trolleys.

Northamptonshire Police have released CCTV images of two men they believe may have information about the thefts. Anyone who recognises them is asked to contact police on 101.

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The second man police would like to speak to

Officers are also advising shoppers to keep bags and purses close to them and not to leave them unattended or out of sight. More crime prevention advice, visit www.northants.police.uk.

Witnesses, or anyone with information, are asked to contact Northamptonshire Police on 101. Alternatively, they can call the independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or use the anonymous online form at www.crimestoppers-uk.org.

The second man police would like to speak to