CHARGED! Due to information received at Crime Stoppers this case was solved quickly. Thank you!!

A man entered a retail store on St George’s Terrace in Perth around 4.15pm on Monday 25 March 2019. He was greeted by an employee of the store and requested to see a pair of Hugo Boss sunglasses valued at $420. The shop assistant took them out and the man tried them on. He then ran from the store without attempting to pay for the sunglasses.

Another employee of the shop saw what happened and ran after the man. He caught up with the man who threw other glasses and the stolen sunglasses at him and pushed him before leaving on a bus. The stolen sunglasses were recovered from the ground.

Police have released an image of a man who they believe may be able to assist them with their investigation.

The man is described as light skinned, 25-35 years of age and short dark hair. He was wearing a dark jumper, khaki long pants and dark shoes. He has a possible tattoo on his right upper arm.

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 You can remain anonymous if you wish and rewards are available once charges are laid. Please quote Reference Number 9203.

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