CCTV images show thief stealing poppy charity box in Ipswich on Remembrance Day

Poppies were thrown to the floor and the money box wrenched from the wall. Credit: Suffolk Police

Police are searching for a man who stole a poppy collection box on Remembrance Day.

Suffolk Police said a man prised the money box from a wall in Chesterfield Drive in Ipswich and threw the poppies on the ground.

It happened at 6.30 pm on Friday, 11 November.

The suspect is described as a white and was wearing what could be a work uniform, said police.

If anyone has information, images or footage which could help the inquiry, they should contact police on 101, quoting crime reference number 37/72712/22.

Suffolk Police released images of a man they would like to speak to in connection with the theft. Credit: Suffolk Police

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