Thief grabs cash from elderly man at cashpoint

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3 Jan 2019 @ 2.20 pm
| Crime, News

An elderly man had his money snatched away from him at a York cash machine.

Police have issued this CCTV image of a man they want to question after the theft.

The incident took place between 9.25pm and 9.45pm on October 3 but police are still trying to identify the suspect despite extensive inquiries.

A man approached an elderly man in Fishergate, York, and watched him withdraw money from the ATM.

The suspect then took the money from the machine before the elderly man could reach it.

If you recognise the man pictured by CCTV or have any other information about this incident, please contact North Yorkshire Police.

north-yorkshire-police-logo-25How to help the police

Call North Yorkshire Police on 101, select option 2 and ask for Carol Thompson
Contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or via the website
Email Carol Thompson here
Quote reference number 12180185383