CCTV images released of three men police want to trace after bank card theft

Posted on 15th December 2014

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Police investigating the theft of a bank card and cash from a member of the public have released CCTV images of three men they want to speak to.

An 82-year-old woman was at a cashpoint in Park Farm Shopping Centre, in Park Farm Drive, Allestree, just before 3.15pm on Friday, December 12.

She was then distracted by three men who took her card from the machine and ran off. The card was later used to withdraw cash.

A similar incident occurred at the Sainsbury’s Local store in Kedleston Road, Derby, at about 3.20pm the same day.

A 48-year-old woman was using a cashpoint outside the shop when a man approached and tried to distract her. He made a grab for the money she had withdrawn but fled empty-handed.

Police are linking the two incidents and have released CCTV images of three men they want to speak to in connection with both.

Do you recognise any of the men in the stills?

Anyone with information that could help police should call 101, quoting crime reference 52514/14.

You can also call Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555 111.

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