At around 11.00am on Sunday 1 January 2023, a bus driver became a victim when he placed his backpack on the ground waiting for his allocated bus to arrive at the bus stand. While distracted an unknown man in company with a woman stole the victim’s backpack containing his wallet and sunglasses. The backpack was recovered dumped nearby with all the contents removed.
Police have released CCTV images of a man who they believe may be able to assist with their investigation.
The man is described as: brown skinned, slim build, between 50 to 60 years of age with grey hair and a long grey beard and moustache. He was wearing a flannelette shirt, dark coloured shorts with thongs and Akubra style hat.
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 10959.