Charity box stolen from Pieseas Chippy in Harwich

Essex Police have released CCTV images of a man who they would like to talk to in connection with th

Essex Police have released CCTV images of a man who they would like to talk to in connection with the theft of a charity box in Harwich. Picture: ESSEX POLICE - Credit: Archant

Police have released CCTV images of a man they want to speak to after a charity box was stolen from a fish and chip shop in north-east Essex.

Essex Police have released CCTV images of a man who they would like to talk to in connection with th

Essex Police have released CCTV images of a man who they would like to talk to in connection with the theft of a charity box in Harwich. Picture: ESSEX POLICE - Credit: Archant

Essex Police have launched an investigation into the theft of a charity box at Pieseas Chippy in West Street, Harwich.

The incident took place at around 7pm on Wednesday.

Officers are urging any witnesses to come forward.

The force said in a statement: “Police would like to talk to this man in connection with the theft of a charity box in Harwich.


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“Officers received reports that a donation box was taken from Pieseas Chippy, in West Street, at around 7pm on Wednesday, October 11.

“While a member of staff was in the back room of the shop, a man ran in, grabbed the collection box and ran out.

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“Anyone with information is asked to contact Harwich police station on 101 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.”

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