Purse stolen from 85-year-old victim at Derbyshire supermarket

Do you recognise this man? Police would like to speak to him in connection with the theft of a purse from an elderly woman in Derbyshire.

Thursday, 30th May 2019, 1:35 pm
Updated Thursday, 30th May 2019, 4:31 pm
Who is he? Pic: Derbyshire Times

The 85-year-old victim was shopping at Aldi in Station Road, Buxton, when her purse was stolen from her bag at around 10.30am on Saturday, May 25.

The purse contained a quantity of cash and cards. The bank cards were subsequently used to withdraw money from a cash machine.

If you recognise the man in these images, or have any information about this incident, call police on 101.

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Who is he? Pic: Derbyshire Times

Quote the reference number 19000269550 and the name of the officer in the case, PC Gareth Podmore, in any correspondence.

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