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CCTV image released as part of Hedge End shoplifting investigation

Do you recognise these men?

We would like to speak to them in connection with a shoplifting incident which took place in Sainsbury’s Tollbar Way, Hedge End.

The incident, which involved the theft of a Henry vacuum cleaner, valued at £130, occurred between 1.25pm and 1.30pm on Monday 8 January.

We would also like to speak to these men in connection with the theft of £330 worth of items from the same store on two other occasions on the same day.

The first man is described as;

  • White

  • Aged approximately 24 years

  • Approximately 5ft 10ins tall

  • Slim build

  • Scruffy black hair

  • Clean shaven

  • Wearing a black puffer coat, black trousers and black trainers

  • The second man is described as;

  • White

  • Aged approximately 44 years

  • Approximately 5ft 10ins tall

  • Black hair, gelled back

  • Beard

  • Wearing a black coat, dark navy blue trousers and black shoes

  • Wearing a black jumper and blue jeans

  • We believe the men in these images can help us with our investigation and would urge them, or anyone who knows their identity, to get in touch with us.

    Also, if you have information about this incident, saw anything suspicious in the area at the time, or have any CCTV, mobile phone, dash cam or doorbell camera footage which could aid our investigation, please contact us.

    You can do this by calling 101, or by reporting online via the Hampshire & Isle of Wight Constabulary website, quoting incident number 44240013209.

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    You can also call Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555 111.

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    Kieran Howard
    (Hampshire & Isle of Wight Constabulary, Communications Officer (Communities) , Eastleigh, Hedge End and New Forest)

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