Police for look for member of the public who helped in Sainsburys fracas

Norfolk Constabulary vehicle.

Norfolk Constabulary vehicle. - Credit: Eastern Daily Press © 2011

Police are looking for a member of the public who intervened in an altercation at a Sainsburys store in Thetford over the weekend.

It follows an incident of shoplifting at the Forest Retail Park store on Sunday at 1.10pm when a man was detained by staff on suspicion of stealing a TV.

The group were then involved in an altercation during which a member of the public intervened.

Officers are keen to speak with the member of the public who assisted and hear from anyone who may have witnessed the incident.

A 37-year-old man arrested on suspicion of theft was questioned by police and released on bail until March 14 while enquiries continue.

Witnesses should contact PC Kathryn Archer at Thetford Police Station on 101 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or through their Anonymous Online Form at www.crimestoppers-uk.org