CCTV released after offender steals purse and withdraws £500 from Nationwide Rugby

Police want to speak to the woman pictured in connection with the incident
Police want to speak to the woman pictured in connection with the incident

CCTV has been released of a woman police want to speak to in connection with a theft in Rugby town centre.

A woman had her purse stolen from her bag while in the Clock Towers Shopping Centre on Monday July 6 about 4pm. Warwickshire Police has only just released the information and photograph.

The offender then went into Nationwide, on High Street, and withdrew £500 over the counter using the victim’s bank card.

Anyone who recognises the woman, or has any information to do with the incident, should call Warwickshire Police on 101.