Police release CCTV following distraction theft in underground car park

CCTV images released by police following a distraction theft in the underground car park at Rushden Asda
CCTV images released by police following a distraction theft in the underground car park at Rushden Asda

Do you know the man and women featured in these CCTV images?

Police in the east of the county are keen to trace them in connection with a distraction theft from a vehicle parked in the underground car park at Asda in Washbrook Road, Rushden on Monday, February 4.

At some time between 5pm and 6.20pm that evening, a woman returned to her vehicle which she unlocked.

As she was about to get into the vehicle, she was approached by a man carrying a map who asked her for directions.

The man then left and as the woman got into her vehicle she discovered that a purse containing cash and cards had been stolen from her handbag.

If you witnessed this incident or recognise any of the faces arrowed please call Northamptonshire Police on 101 - alternatively, information can be given anonymously to Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.