Around 10.30am on Sunday 20 May 2018, a woman entered a retail store on Great Eastern Highway in Burswood.
The woman was watched by a staff member selecting two products from the shelf and placing them inside a bag she was carrying. She then left the store without paying for them. The staff member approached the woman and asked for the items back, the woman handed one item back and punched the staff member to the face causing a black eye.
The woman remained in the area hurling verbal abuse at the victim before leaving.
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: Light skinned, approximately 30 years of age, medium build with shoulder length blonde hair.
If you have any information about 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 8916