Woman fled after store theft attempt

Wanted: Theft suspect.
Wanted: Theft suspect.
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DO YOU recognise this woman?

If so police in South Yorkshire would like to hear from you.

Officers are keen to identify the woman pictured in connection with an attempt to steal food from UGO stores, Castle Close, Monk Bretton, Barnsley.

The woman entered the store on Saturday, August 27, at around 7.30pm and, while walking around, filled her bags with groceries amounting to just under £40.

She then tried to pay for just a bottle of pop – and when challenged about the items she had been placing in her bag, she fled from the store.

The woman was white, around 5ft 7ins and between 40 and 50.

She had short blonde hair, was of medium build, and was wearing blue trousers, with a blue, green and white patterned top.

n Call 0114 2202020 and ask for Barnsley Intelligence quoting incident reference BX/104/2011.