Grantham

CCTV appeal: Woman wanted in connection with handbag thefts in Grantham and Sleaford

Police have released a CCTV image of a woman wanted in connection with the theft of two handbags in Grantham and Sleaford.

A handbag was stolen from a elderly woman shopping in Aldi in South Parade, Grantham on June 9.

On the same day this also happened at the store on Mareham Lane, Sleaford.

The victims had both left their handbags hung on the back of shopping trolleys which were stolen when the opportunity arose.

Both of the victims were not hurt but their handbags did contain personal possessions.

Anyone who recognises this woman should call police on 101 quoting incident number 132 of June 9.