Do you recognise this man?

Police are appealing for help to track down this man, who is suspected of shoplifting and injuring an elderly woman at Asda in Boston.
Police are appealing for help to track down this man, who is suspected of shoplifting and injuring an elderly woman at Asda in Boston.

POLICE are asking for help from the public to trace a man suspected of shoplifting and injuring a pensioner in Asda in Boston.

The 72-year-old woman was left with a fractured finger and bruising to her arms and back after she was knocked to the ground when the man tried to escape from the store on Sleaford Road after security staff detained him on suspicion of stealing items from the shop.

The incident took place at around 2pm on Wednesday, August 24.

Anyone with information about the man’s identity contact PC Heather Hood on 0300 111 0300 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.