CCTV released in theft investigation

CCTV released by police.
CCTV released by police.

Police have released CCTV images of two people they would like to speak to in relation to a theft in Boston.

Lincolnshire Police said the incident took place at about 11am on Friday, May 13, when a purse was stolen from a lady’s shopping bag whilst she was unlocking her bicycle in the Market Place.

CCTV released by police.

CCTV released by police.

A credit card from within the purse was then used at a number of shops throughout the town, including Asda and an off-licence on London Road.

Police say that at at 1.30pm on the afternoon of the theft, the card was used at a jewellers in Wide Bargate to purchase a £225 watch.

PC Seb Langham is keen to identify the man and the woman from the CCTV images, as they may be able to help with his investigation.

Anyone with information should call 101 and quote incident number 176 of May 13.