ripon purse theft

Purse theft at Ripon supermarket

28 April 2017

Police are appealing for information to help identify the man in the CCTV images.

Officers want to speak to the man in connection with a theft at Aldi supermarket in Ripon.

The incident happened at 10.50am on 20 March 2017, when a man reached into the handbag of an elderly woman and stole her purse. The purse contained a quantity of cash and sentimental items.

Anyone who recognises the man or who has any information, is asked to contact police. Dial 101, press 2 and ask to speak to PC 429 Lana Beardsley or email

Alternatively, Crimestoppers can be contacted anonymously on 0800 555 111.

Please quote the North Yorkshire Police reference number 12170046917.

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