Man wanted over distraction thefts in Norwich

Do you recognise this man? Credit: Norfolk Police

A CCTV image has been released of a man wanted for questioning over a series of distraction thefts in Norwich.

It follows a number of incidents in the city centre where customers in bars and cafes have had their phones stolen, while being distracted by a man waving or handing out leaflets.

Thefts have been reported in Queen Street and St Benedicts Street between February 15 and 23.

Anyone with information should contact PC Chris Clay or PC Norman Lambert at Bethel Street Police Station on 101 or call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.