POLICE want to hear from anyone who recognises a woman who was caught on CCTV at the time that a Â£314 pair of designer sunglasses were stolen from the Sunglasses Hut at the Lakeside Shopping Centre, in West Thurrock.
The suspect had entered the store at 2.35pm on Friday September 5. She had then hidden a pair of Chanel sunglasses in her handbag before leaving the store without making any attempt to pay for them.
She is described as being aged in her 40s to 50s, with blonde hair and was at least 5ft 5in tall.
She was wearing white trousers, black sandals with a black vest and cardigan.
Anyone who recognises the woman is asked to call PC Nathan Dransfield from the Thurrock Neighbourhood Policing Team on 101 or call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.