Police probe fuel drive-off on A45 near Earls Barton

The man police want to speak to about a fuel theft near Earls Barton

The man police want to speak to about a fuel theft near Earls Barton

Police want to speak to this man in connection with the theft of fuel from a Northamptonshire service station.

A man driving a red Nissan Primera, registration X223 RJO, put £61.79 of unleaded fuel in to the car at Nene Valley Services on the eastbound A45, near Earls Barton, before driving off without paying.

The man police want to speak to about a fuel theft near Earls Barton

The man police want to speak to about a fuel theft near Earls Barton

The theft happened shortly after 5.30pm on Sunday, February 12.

The same vehicle has been involved in several fuel thefts in Northamptonshire and further afield.

He was white, slim and 5ft 10in tall.

He was wearing a dark or black coat, dark/black trousers and black and red trainers.

Anyone with information about the incident should contact Northamptonshire Police on 101.

Alternatively, they can call independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111.