Woman wanted over theft of purse from Doncaster shopper

A CCTV image has been released of a woman wanted over the theft of a purse from a shopper in Doncaster.

By The Newsroom
Tuesday, 13th March 2018, 8:14 am
Updated Tuesday, 13th March 2018, 8:20 am
Do you know this woman?
Do you know this woman?

Detectives believe the woman may hold vital information about the theft from a 78-year-old woman in Heron Foods, The Green, Thorne, just before 10.50am on Monday, March 5.

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"Do you recognise this woman? Were you in the supermarket at the time?"

Anyone with information should call South Yorkshire Police on 101 quoting investigation number 14/38371/18.

Crimestoppers can also be contacted on 0800 555 111.