Around 11.30am on Wednesday 25 March 2020, a man accidentally left his mobile phone on the counter of a convenience store on Council Avenue Rockingham. Once he realised, he returned to store to find the phone missing.
Staff checked the CCTV from inside the store which showed a woman picking up the phone, placing it inside a handbag and leaving the store.
Inside the mobile phone case was an amount of cash as well as a credit card.
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, Between 25 and 30 years of age, long dark hair and a medium build. Wearing a black dress. She has a full sleeve tattoo on her right arm.
If you have any information about the identity of this woman 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 9609