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Cash stolen from blind woman in Newcastle

25 Jan 2016 17:33 PM

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CCTV appeal after a theft from a handbag in Newcastle.

On Thursday, November 12, around £100 was stolen from the handbag of a blind woman as she sat in the Five Swans pub in St Mary's Place.

Enquiries are ongoing into the theft and officers are releasing CCTV images of a man they want to speak to about the incident.

Although the images are not great quality you can make out that he was wearing a light coloured zip up top and dark trousers and a basic profile of the man.

Anyone who recognises the him, or has any information that may help, is asked to contact police on 101 quoting reference number 1098 12/11/16.