Manningtree: Hunt for woman who assaulted member of staff at Tesco Express

Police would like to speak to this woman about an attempted theft from Tesco Express and assault on

Police would like to speak to this woman about an attempted theft from Tesco Express and assault on a member of staff. - Credit: Archant

Police would like to speak to a woman about an attempted theft from a supermarket and assault on a member of staff.

A woman went into a Tesco Express branch in Manningtree High Street at 9.40pm on December 10 and attempted to steal some goods. After leaving the store, she was stopped by a staff member, before she pushed past them. The victim suffered no visible injuries. The goods were recovered.

Officers have released CCTV images of a woman who they want to talk to about the crime.

Anyone with information is urged to contact police on 101. Alternatively, call independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

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