Police release CCTV image

Police have released a CCTV image of a man suspected of shoplifting in Richmond (S)
Police have released a CCTV image of a man suspected of shoplifting in Richmond (S)

Richmond police are appealing for the public’s help to identify a suspected shoplifter.

The man was caught on CCTV in Gilsan Sports in Richmond Market Place at 10.30am on Saturday 3 September 2011. It is believed that he took a Barbour jacket from a rack in the shop and placed it under his coat before leaving.

When he left the shop the man headed towards Millgate.

He is described as white, aged in his 60s or 70s with grey hair. At the time of the incident he was wearing a green trench coat, a flat cap and glasses.

PC John Wilbor, of Richmond Safer Neighbourhood Team, said: “I would like to speak to anyone who recognises the man caught on CCTV and ask that they contact the police as soon as possible.”

If you can assist with this investigation please contact PC John Wilbor at Richmond Police Station, on 0845 606024 7 Or call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.