CCTV catches woman stealing child's toys in Bognor Regis pub

Toys belonging to a seven-year-old girl were stolen from a pub in Bognor Regis earlier this month, according to Sussex Police.

Tuesday, 24th December 2019, 3:00 pm
Updated Tuesday, 24th December 2019, 3:02 pm
Anyone who believes they can identify the woman pictured is asked to make contact with police by reporting online or calling 101 quoting serial 1330 of 15/12. Photo: Sussex Police

Police is today (Tuesday, December 24) appealing for information after the theft of two toy Christmas elves at the Hatters Inn on Queensway on December 14.

A spokesman said: "At 7.45pm, two toy elves belonging to a seven-year-old girl were left in a pink basket on the table she was sitting at with her mother.

"CCTV from the establishment showed a woman wearing a bright lime-green top take the toys from the table.

"The suspect concealed the elves in her bag when the victim's mother returned to get the toys a short time later."

Anyone who believes they can identify the woman pictured is asked to make contact with police by reporting online or calling 101 quoting serial 1330 of 15/12.