Around 3pm on Thursday 16 May 2019, a woman entered a clothing store at a shopping centre in Mirrabooka in possession of a shopping trolley.
The woman walked around the store for a few minutes before selecting several clothing items and placing them in her trolley. She then left the store. Two store employees approached the woman and advised her that she had been seen stealing items. The woman produced a bladed weapon and made threats to harm the staff members. A security officer also approached the woman and was also threatened.
The woman was seen to walk towards Sudbury Road and out of view.
Police have released a CCTV image of a woman who they believe may be able to assist them with their investigation.
The woman is described as: 25-30 years old. Slim build, approximately 155-160cm tall. Wearing a dark coloured hooded jumper, black pants and black and white Nike shoes.
If you have any information about the identity of this man or details of this offence please contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or report online at www.crimestopperswa.com.au. You can remain anonymous if you wish and rewards are available once charges are laid. Please quote Reference Number 9291.