Man withdraws £7,074 in cash using fake passports

Police are hunting for a man who used fake passports and false names to withdraw more than £7,000 in cash from travel bureaus.

Monday, 16th May 2016, 4:22 pm
Updated Monday, 16th May 2016, 5:26 pm
CCTV released in connection with a Herts Police fraud investigation

Officers have today (Monday, May 16) issued CCTV images of a man they would like to speak to in connection with their investigation.

In February and April this year, the suspect visited several travel bureaus in seven different Sainsbury’s supermarkets across the county and fraudulently withdrew the cash.

> On February 28, £603 was withdrawn at Sainsbury’s in Harpenden;

CCTV released in connection with a Herts Police fraud investigation

> On April 3, £516 was withdrawn at Sainsbury’s in Apsley Mills, Hemel Hempstead;

> On April 3, £917 was withdrawn at Sainbury’s in Everard Close, St Albans;

> On April 5, £1,300 was withdrawn at Sainsbury’s Dome Roundabout store in Garston;

> On April 9, £1,376 was withdrawn at Sainsbury’s in Everard Close, St Albans;

CCTV released in connection with a Herts Police fraud investigation

> On April 15, £605 was withdrawn at Sainsbury’s in the High Street, Harpenden;

> On April 20, there were three withdrawals of £585, £587 and £585 from the Sainsbury’s Dome Roundabout store in Garston.

Anyone who recognises the man pictured above, or has any other information about these crimes, is asked to call T/Detective Constable Gareth John on non-emergency number 101, quoting crime reference F1/16/1700.

Alternatively, call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or use their anonymous online form at www.crimestoppers-uk.org

No personal details are taken, information cannot be traced or recorded and you will not go to court.