Card thieves wanted after snatch in Corringham

POLICE would like to hear from anyone who recognises three people who were caught on CCTV at the time a woman had her bank card stolen in Morrisons supermarket at St Johns Way, in Corringham.

The theft occurred between 2pm and 3pm on Wednesday 6 February 2013. The woman had placed her card into the chip and pin holder at the till when a man engaged her and the till operator in conversation. It is believed that, whilst he was distracting them, two people stood behind the victim removed her card from the reader.

All three of these individuals then left the store and the card was used to withdraw cash from a cash machine and at the town post office before it was blocked.

Anyone who recognises the three people caught on CCTV are asked to call Essex Police on 101 or ring Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555 111.

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