Police appeal after bank card stolen from woman in Dunmow

PUBLISHED: 12:12 02 January 2019

Police want to speak to this man about the theft of a card in Tesco in Dunmow. Picture: ESSEX POLICE

Police want to speak to this man about the theft of a card in Tesco in Dunmow. Picture: ESSEX POLICE

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Police would like to talk to this man after a woman was distracted and had her bank card stolen in Dunmow.

The victim, aged in her 60s, was loading her shopping into a vehicle at Tesco, in Stortford Road, when a man approached her between 11.30am and 12pm on Wednesday, December 5.

The man pulled out a large map and made enquiries with her about the local area.

The woman later discovered her card missing and a four-figure sum of cash had been withdrawn.

Anyone with information is asked to call Uttlesford police station on 101 quoting 42/177975/18 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

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