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Manhunt for suspect in £1,000 cash card thefts

CCTV footage has been released of a man wanted by police in connection with a series of thefts in Cheltenham, after hundreds of pounds were withdrawn from a Coventry bank using stolen cards.

The man wanted in connection with thefts in Cheltenham Credit: West Midlands Police

In one of the thefts, sophisticated card-trapping equipment was used to snatch people's cards, while a recording device logged their PINs.

The thief then went on to withdraw around £1,000 while in the Coventry area.

Anyone who recognises him is urged to contact Gloucestershire Police on 101.

The man wanted in connection with thefts in Cheltenham Credit: West Midlands Police

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