CCTV IMAGES: Police would like to speak to this woman in connection with theft of purse in Buxton

Do you recognise this woman?
Do you recognise this woman?

Police in Buxton have released CCTV images of a woman in her 60s they would like to speak to in connection with theft of a purse from a store in the town.

At about 3.10pm on Tuesday, December 22, a shopper visited the Discount Shopping Centre on Market Street, Buxton, and accidently left her purse behind on the counter after paying for goods.

Do you recognise this woman?

Do you recognise this woman?

After noticing the purse was missing, the shopper returned to the store a few minutes later and found that it was no longer there.

The woman pictured in the CCTV images was seen in the shop at the time of the theft and officers are keen to speak to her.

She was described as having medium length grey hair and aged in her 60s. She wore glasses and a dark coloured coat over a grey jumper.

Do you recognise the woman in the CCTV image? If so, call DC Claire Gyte or PC James Parker on 101.

Alternatively, call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.