Police release CCTV image of Murwillumbah thief


IT MAY be a little difficult to identify but Tweed Police have released a CCTV image of a man who they believe may have been involved in a Murwillumbah robbery on Wednesday, February 8.

In a statement to the media, Police said it was about 11am when a man and a woman entered a clothing store on Murwillumbah Street, Murwillumbah.

Police have been told the man stole money from the till and left the store with the woman.

They were seen leaving in a Gold Pulsar.

Officers from Tweed/Byron Local Area Command attended and commenced an investigation.

As part of their inquiries, police have released a CCTV image of a man they would like to speak to speak to.

The man is described as being of Caucasian appearance, about 180cm tall, of solid build, with dark brown hair. He was last seen wearing blue shorts, a maroon shirt and thongs.

Police would also like to speak to a woman who may be able to assist them. She is described as being of Aboriginal/Torres Strait Islander appearance, with dark brown hair, and was last seen wearing a black and white floral dress.

Anyone with information is urged to come forward.

Police are urging anyone with information in relation to this incident to call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or use the Crime Stoppers online reporting page: https://nsw.crimestoppers.com.au/ Information you provide will be treated in the strictest of confidence. We remind people they should not report crime information via our Facebook and Twitter pages.