CCTV appeal after attempted theft

15 Dec 2016 08:17 AM

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CCTV appeal after attempted theft from Asda in Byker.

On Saturday, November 19, a man tried to make off with a trolley full of shopping without paying at the ASDA store at Newcastle Shopping Park.

He was challenged by staff and the items were recovered but the man fled the scene.

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

He was in the area at the time it happened and may have information that could help with the investigation.

Anyone who recognises the man is asked to ring police on 101 quoting reference number 1066 19/11/16.

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