CCTV appeal after shoplifting in Newcastle

Dated: 05 Jul 2017 09:00 AM

Byker CCTV shoplifting [View Full Size]

Police are releasing CCTV of a man they want to speak to after a theft in Newcastle.

At around 9am on Friday, June 30, a number of items were stolen from the Heron's Foods store on Welbeck Road in Byker.

A member of the public was also threatened with a knife during the incident.

Police enquiries into the theft are ongoing but police are now releasing an image of a man they want to speak to.

He was in the area at the time of the incident and may be able to help officers with their investigation.

The man, or anyone who recognises him, is asked to contact police at his local station or by calling 101 quoting log 212 30/06/17.