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CCTV appeal after elderly woman has her purse stolen in Matlock

Posted on 26th February 2018
Matlock CCTV appeal purse theft- Feb 18

Officers investigating the theft of a purse from a 94 year old woman in Matlock have released a CCTV image of two people they would like to speak to.

The woman believes the purse was taken from her shopping cart while she was in Marks and Spencer, on Bakewell Road, between 3pm and 5pm on Saturday, February 17.

As well as cash and bank cards, the purse contained a silver horseshoe pendant which is of sentimental value to the woman.

Can you help us identify the man and the woman in the image? They may be able to help us with our investigation.

If you have any information which could help our inquiries please call PC Patrick Shambrook on 101, quoting reference 18*77709, or send him a message through the Contact Us page of the website,

You can also call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

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