Police hunt necklace thief

neckCL'police issue picture of man they want to trace over the theft of three necklaces from a woman in Chesterfield
neckCL'police issue picture of man they want to trace over the theft of three necklaces from a woman in Chesterfield
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Police have released CCTV images of a man they want to trace after three necklaces were stolen from a pensioner in Chesterfield town centre.

The elderly woman was in New Square when she was approached by a man she had spoken to earlier in The Market pub.

He put his arm around her and then grabbed her necklaces and ran off.

The thief was in his late 20s, around 5ft 9ins tall, medium build and of Mediterranean appearance with dark hair and stubble.

He was wearing a pink top and blue cargo-style trousers.

n Anyone who recognises the man or who has information about the incident at 10.25pm on Friday, February 17, should call the Chesterfield Town Centre Safer Neighbourhood Team on 101 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555111.