Around 5.15pm on Thursday 20 December 2018, the victim made a purchase at a retail store on Great Eastern Highway in Midland. As he was leaving, he dropped his wallet and left the store without realising.
The victim returned to his vehicle before realising what had occurred and returned to the store, however he was unable to locate his wallet. Staff reviewed the instore CCTV footage which captured a male picking up the wallet and leaving the store.
Police have released a CCTV image of a man who they believe may be able to assist them with their investigation.
The man is described as: Light skinned, around 60 years of age, medium build with white hair and beard. He was wearing a short sleeved top and light pants.
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 9248.