A handbag containing bank cards and cash has been stolen from a trolley at Baldock's Tesco store.

The incident occurred at around 2:30pm on Thursday, 9 May in the High Street, when the suspects stole a handbag from the victim's trolley, which contained a red leather purse, inside of which were bank cards and £15 in cash.

They then allegedly attempted to use one of the cards to spend on £80 worth of shopping.

PC Chris Rann said: “We are releasing these images because we believe those pictured may have been in the area at the time and could help our investigation. If you have any information, please email me at chris.rann@herts.police.uk.”

You can report information online at herts.police.uk/report, via online web chat at herts.police.uk/contact, or by calling the non-emergency number 101, quoting crime reference 41/36666/24.

Alternatively, contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or online at crimestoppers-uk.org.