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Clacton: Police search for purse theft suspect
2:57pm Monday 30th September 2013 in News
POLICE are trying to trace a suspect caught on CCTV after a purse theft in Clacton.
A woman’s purse was snatched from her trolley while she was shopping in Morrisons supermarket in Centenary Way on August 16.
It happened between 11.30am and 1pm, and soon afterwards the bank card from the purse was used to withdraw £380 from a cashpoint in the town.
A suspect was caught on CCTV at the time that the money was withdrawn.
Officers are trying to trace the man, and anyone with information should call PC Matthew Hobley at Clacton police station on 101 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555111.