At around 11.30am on Tuesday 13 June 2023, the victim dropped her handbag on Murray Street in Perth near the intersection of Barrack Street. Her handbag contained a mobile phone and purse with a bank card. At around 12.05pm the victim’s bank card was used by an unknown person to purchase make two fraudulent purchases at a tobacco store nearby.
Police have released CCTV images of a man who they believe may be able to assist with their investigation.
The man is described as: light skinned, slim build, between 50 to 60 years of age with a short grey beard and walks with a limp. He was wearing a black hooded jumper, blue jeans, black runners, sunglasses with a green and black cap.
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 11110.