Police release CCTV image after mobile phone theft
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Police investigating a mobile phone theft have released a CCTV image of a man they would like to speak to.
The victim left his phone on a sofa in the Rustic Vapez store in Mansfield Road, Sherwood. A man placed a piece of paper over his phone before picking it up and leaving the store with it.
The incident happened around 4pm on Monday 18 December 2023.
Detective Constable Laura Twigger, of Nottinghamshire Police, said: “Having your phone stolen is a hugely upsetting experience.
“As part of our ongoing inquiries we’d like to identify the man pictured and would ask anyone who recognises him to please get in touch.
“We don’t want this to happen to anyone else, so we’d urge people to remain vigilant while they’re out and about and never leave their devices unattended, even for a short time.”
Anyone who recognises the man, or who has any other relevant information, is asked to call Nottinghamshire Police on 101, quoting incident 482 of 18 December 2023, or make contact via Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.