CCTV appeal following theft of wallet and fraudulent card use in Poole

Alert message sent 21/10/2020 11:18:00

Information sent on behalf of Dorset Alert

Officers investigating the theft of a wallet and fraudulent card use in Poole are issuing a CCTV image of a man they would like to speak to.

 Between 1pm and 5pm on Monday 5 October 2020 a wallet and purse were stolen from a staff area of a property in Commercial Road.

 One of the victim’s bank cards was used at 5.09pm on the same day at the Shell Service Station on Bournemouth Road and at 5.13pm at a cashpoint outside Tesco Express in the same road.

 Police Community Support Investigator Chris Hardy, of Dorset Police, said: “We are making enquiries into this matter and have obtained a CCTV image of a man who we would like to speak to as part of our investigation.

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“I would urge anyone with information as to his identity to please contact us.”

Anyone with information is asked to contact Dorset Police at, via email or by calling 101, quoting occurrence number 55200149974. Alternatively, to stay 100 per cent anonymous, contact the independent charity Crimestoppers online at or call Freephone 0800 555 111.
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Julie Heath (Dorset Police, Neighbourhood Alert Officer, Dorset)

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