Transport police release CCTV image after theft at Wakefield Westgate station

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Police want to trace this woman after booze and food was stolen at Wakefield Westgate Railway Station.

The CCTV image was taken outside the shop after the theft on Monday, June 10.

Investigating officer, PC John Moses, said: “At around 3.45pm, a man and woman entered the shop at the station. The woman then took a number of items from the shelves before attempting to leave without paying. She was challenged by staff from the shop, who managed to retrieve a number of items from her, before she fled with alcohol and food and ran off towards the town centre.

“We believe the woman pictured may be able to help us with our enquiries. If you recognise the woman pictured, or know her whereabouts, then please get in touch.”

Anyone with information should call British Transport Police on 0800 405040 or text 61016 quoting reference B6/NEA of 05/07/2013.

Alternatively, call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111.