At around 3.00pm on Wednesday 13 April 2022, a man and woman entered a liquor store on Royal Street in East Perth. The man walked up to the counter and distracted the staff member while the woman selected two bottles of wine from a display shelf and concealed them in her pants. The woman walked straight out of the store without paying for the wine followed soon after by the man.
Police have released CCTV images of a man and woman who they believe may be able to assist them with their investigation.
The man is described as: tanned skin, medium build, between 25 to 35 years of age, with collar length brown hair and a thin moustache. He was wearing a black hooded jumper, beige cargo shorts and a tan baseball cap.
The woman is described as: tanned skin, medium build, between 25 to 35 years of age. She was wearing a black and white shirt over a black T-shirt, black pants, black shoes with a black head scarf.
If you have any information about the identity of this man and 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 10572.