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Appeal for witnesses in Long Eaton as 92-year-old shopper's bag goes missing

Posted on 11th September 2018

We are asking the public to help us identify two people we would like to speak to after a handbag was allegedly stolen in Long Eaton.

The incident happened on Thursday, May 17, at around 12.30pm, at Aldi’s Cross Street store.

The 92-year-old woman shopper had hung her handbag on the trolley and it was only when she approached the till that she discovered it was missing.

It contained her green leather purse, personal documents and an amount of cash.

We want to hear from anyone who recognises the two people pictured.

If you have any information which may assist us, please get in touch using one of the following non-emergency contact methods.

Please quote the reference number 18*224986 and the name of the officer in the case, PC Michelle Flint, in any correspondence.

You can also call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

Please note in the event of an emergency you should always call 999.

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