CCTV stills issued in Costa Coffee wallet theft investigation

Posted on 6th March 2015

Police investigating the theft of cash from a Costa Coffee customer have issued CCTV images of a woman they want to speak to. Costa2

The 82-year-old victim had left his wallet on the counter at the coffee shop branch in the Albion Centre, Ilkeston.

It was picked up by a woman who placed it in her handbag and was seen to go to the coffee shop’s toilet.

She later handed the wallet in but when it was given back to the victim, he realised a large amount of cash had been stolen from inside.

Officers investigating the theft have now issued CCTV images of a woman they want to speak to in connection with the incident.

Do you recognise the woman in the images?

If so, call Derbyshire police on 101, quoting crime reference 2242/15. You can also call Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555 111.

The theft took place on the afternoon of January 14.

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