Police release CCTV after shopping bags are stolen in Newmarket

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Police release CCTV after shopping bags are stolen in Newmarket

Police have released CCTV images of a woman they would like to speak to after two bags of shopping were stolen in Newmarket.

The theft is believed to have taken place between 11am and 2pm on Saturday. December 6, at a charity shop in the Guineas Shopping Centre.

The victim, a woman in her 70s, had put the bags containing Christmas presents down just inside the door whilst she went to look around the shop as they were heavy. When she returned to collect them they had been stolen.

Police would like to speak to the woman pictured in the CCTV about this incident. She is described as being white, around 35-years-old, of medium build, with short brown hair. She was wearing a long-sleeved grey top, with a pink body warmer and dark red jogging bottoms.

Anyone who believes they may know who this woman is, or who has any information about this incident, is asked to contact PC Alan Kemp at the Forest Heath Neighbourhood Response Team on 101 quoting reference NE/14/2092, or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.