CCTV images issued after theft at North Face store at Freeport Shopping Village, Braintree

Police would like to speak to these two men in connection with a theft from Freeport in Braintree. P

Police would like to speak to these two men in connection with a theft from Freeport in Braintree. Picture: ESSEX POLICE - Credit: Archant

Police would like to speak to two men in connection with a theft from a Braintree shopping centre.

On Thursday, March 1, the two suspects entered The North Face store at Freeport Shopping Village separately.

Both went into the changing room area and while one was distracting a member of staff, the other concealed items from the shop in a bag.

Both suspects left the changing room area and left several items in the shop, before walking out of the store, making no attempts to pay for the concealed items.

Neither suspect stopped as they set off the store alarm.

Anyone with information about the incident is asked to call Braintree police station on 101 and ask for Pc Jack McMullen, quoting reference 42/28540/18.

Alternatively, you can contact the Crimestoppers charity anonymously on 0800 555111 or use the anonymous online form at www.crimestoppers-uk.org