Wallet containing large amount of cash stolen in Hemel Hempstead

Police have released CCTV

Thursday, 18th June 2020, 4:46 pm
Updated Thursday, 18th June 2020, 4:56 pm

Officers investigating a theft by finding in Hemel Hempstead have released an image of a man they would like to identify as part of their enquiries.

It happened at The Co-operative petrol garage on Redbourn Road, on Friday, June 12.

The victim, a man in his 40s, accidentally dropped his wallet on entering the store where it is believed it was picked up and then stolen by an offender(s).

Police have released an image of a man they would like to speak to

Police say the wallet contained a large amount of cash, as well as bank cards.

PC Hannah Taylor, who is investigating, said: “We would like to identify and speak to the person pictured as we believe they were in the area at the time and could have information that could greatly assist our investigation.

"If you recognise them, please contact us as soon as possible.”

You can email PC Taylor at [email protected], report information online at herts.police.uk/report, or call police on 101 quoting reference 41/45819/20. Alternatively you can contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or visit their website www.crimestoppers-uk.org.

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