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Poppy tin taken from hospital

Police investigating the theft of a poppy collection box have released CCTV of a woman they want to speak to.

Poppy collection stolen from hospital

Police want to speak to this woman about the theft of a poppy collection box Credit: Hampshire Police

Police investigating the theft of a poppy collection box have released CCTV of a woman they want to speak to.

The 10-inch tall red collection box disappeared from the outpatients’ reception desk between of Romsey Hospital in Hampshire on November 6.

The woman is described as white, 5ft 6ins tall, with short brown hair.

She wore a brown bomber-style jacket with black trim around the neck, black leggings, ankle boots and a poppy.

Anyone who can identify the woman in the photograph is asked to contact PC Richard Goddard at Romsey on 101 or the anonymous Crimestoppers charity line on 0800 555 111.

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