Search

Police appeal following cashpoint distraction thefts

12:25 17 June 2014

One of the four men that police want to speak to

One of the four men that police want to speak to

Archant

Police investigating a series of three cashpoint distraction thefts have released these CCTV images of four men who are believed to be from Newham and Sutton.

One of the four men that police want to speak toOne of the four men that police want to speak to

Officers want to speak to them in connection with the thefts which occurred in Watford town centre in December last year.

The elderly victims were distracted while using a HSBC cashpoint in Watford High Street and their bank cards were stolen and money was taken from their accounts.

PC Priya Patel, who is investigating the thefts, said: “We have obtained CCTV images of four men who may be able to provide information that is vital to the investigation.

“If you recognise the men, or if you recognise yourself, please contact me immediately.”

One of the four men that police want to speak toOne of the four men that police want to speak to

Anyone with information should contact PC Patel via the Herts police non-emergency number 101.

Alternatively call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

Read more:

Stickers aim to reduce ATM distraction thefts in Newham

One of the four men that police want to speak toOne of the four men that police want to speak to

Police officers recognised at borough commander’s commendation ceremony

Latest News Stories

Yesterday, 12:35
The former Manor Park Library in Romford Road, Manor Park.

The Mayor of London is investing more than £175,000 to renovate the vacant Grade II-listed Carnegie library in Manor Park.

Boris Johnson
Yesterday, 10:59
The man was seen with a knife on the Central Line before moving onto the Jubilee Line (Photo by Oli Scarff/Getty Images)

The Jubilee line was brought to a standstill today after passengers reported seeing a man carrying a knife.

British Transport Police
Yesterday, 09:27
Two-time Olympic Gold medal winning track cylcist Ed Clancy MBE with pupils from Chobham Academy in Newham, James, eight, Fionn, eight, Kaisja, eight and Daveen, nine

There was excitement as a two-time Olympic Gold medal-winning track cyclist dropped in on a Stratford school to visit a house named in his honour.

Elizabeth Olympic
Thu, 13:26
Hadia Harif, 4, from Portway Primary School as Little Red Riding Hood

If you saw superheroes on the street or bunnies on the bus this morning, you’re not going mad.

Twitter

Most read news

No one was hurt in the crash, and officials have started to investigate what caused it.

The dog was treated pretty well in the whole robbery situation.

16-year-old Becky Watts went missing from her home on three weeks ago.

Digital Edition

Image
Read the Newham Recorder e-edition today E-edition
Family Notices 24
Our trusted business finder