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Police appeal for help after wallet stolen containing £1k from Lowestoft building merchants Smith Bros on Cooke Road

Police want to identify a man and a woman after a wallet containing more than £1,000 was stolen in a Suffolk town.

The theft happened in Lowestoft at building merchants Smith Bros, on Cooke Road, on Wednesday.

Detectives say the incident took place between 1pm and 1.20pm.

CCTV Lowestoft (48585588)
CCTV Lowestoft (48585588)
CCTV Lowestoft (48585585)
CCTV Lowestoft (48585585)

They now want to speak to a man and woman in connection with the incident - and who were captured on CCTV.

The victim had visited the store and left it, but realised a short time later that he thought his wallet, containing up to £1,100, may have been dropped at the store.

Anyone who recognises the pair from the CCTV should contact Suffolk Police, quoting crime reference 37/30528/21.

Alternatively, contact the independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111, or via their online form.

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