Do you know this man? Police want to speak to him following theft in Hoveton

Do you know this man? Police want to speak to him following theft in Hoveton.

Do you know this man? Police want to speak to him following theft in Hoveton. - Credit: Archant

Officers have released a CCTV image of a man they would like to speak to in connection with a distraction theft in Hoveton.

The theft took place at around 1.45pm on July 7 at Cecil Amey Opticians on Norwich Road in the village.

A man entered the shop claiming a relative had left a bag at the premises. As staff went to look for the bag the man opened the till and stole an undisclosed amount of cash before leaving the shop.

Officers would like to speak to anyone who believes they may recognise the man in the image.

•Witnesses are asked to contact PC Nicola Jefferies at Norfolk Constabulary on 101.