Wanted: Heartless thief steals handbag from OAP in Havant

WANTED CCTV image of the suspect
WANTED CCTV image of the suspect

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THIS man is wanted in connection with the theft of a 75-year-old woman’s handbag from an unlocked car.

The handbag, which contained £30 cash and a bank card, was stolen from a car parked at Tesco in Solent Road, Havant.

A man opened the unlocked passenger door while the victim was returning her trolley and snatched the bag.

He left the car park in a light-coloured Renault Laguna driven by a second man.

Now police have released this CCTV image of the suspect wanted in connection with the theft, which happened at 10.50am on January 15.

He is white, in his 30s and wore a black woollen beanie hat with grey band through it, dark hooded jacket, dark, ripped denim trousers and black Adidas trainers with white stripes on.

Anyone with any information is asked to contact PC Aaron Sutton on 101 or the Crimestoppers charity anonymously on (0800) 555111.