CCTV issued after charity boxes stolen in Portsmouth

Police have issued CCTV images of a man they would like to speak to about the theft of charity boxes in Portsmouth.

Wednesday, 23rd November 2016, 5:15 pm
Updated Tuesday, 29th November 2016, 10:27 am

A man entered the U Need Us shop in Arundel Street between 12.10pm and 12.25pm on Thursday, October 6.

He distracted staff before cutting the cords of charity boxes on the counter and stealing two boxes.

The boxes were raising money for Cancer Research and the Rowan Hospice.

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The amount stolen is unknown.

The man is described as white, aged 25 to 35 and of slim build.

If you have any information call 101 quoting 44160377988 or call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111.