CCTV image issued after York shop theft

The woman police want to question. Goodramgate photograph © Google Street View

Police in York have issued a CCTV image of a woman they want to speak to following the theft of a purse.

The victim was shopping in Quality Stitches on Goodramgate on January 19, with her handbag hung over the handlebars of her pram.

On leaving the shop, she discovered her purse had been taken from her handbag.

Police would like to speak to the woman shown in the CCTV image as she could have information that could assist the investigation.

Anyone who can help to identify the woman is asked to contact North Yorkshire Police – details below.

north-yorkshire-police-logo-25How to help the police

Call North Yorkshire Police on 101, select option 2 and ask for PC Chris Dalby
Or call Crimestoppers 0800 555 111
Email PC Dalby here
Quote reference number 12180010924