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CCTV appeal after bank cards stolen in Newcastle

28 Mar 2017 09:30 AM

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Police have released images of three men they need to speak to about the theft of bank cards in Newcastle.

At 3am on Sunday, February 12, police received a of report that a bank card had been stolen from a member of the public in the city.

Officers have launched an investigation and found that there had been a number of other reports of similar thefts in the area.

The cards have been stolen from those who are drunk or vulnerable and then thousands of pounds have been spent to purchase electronic goods in Newcastle.

Enquiries are ongoing to identify those involved but police are now releasing images of three men they would like to speak to about the thefts.

They may know those involved and police believe they could assist the investigation.

The men, or anyone who may know their identities, should contact police on 101 quoting log 478 12/02/17 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.