CCTV released of woman wanted in connection with assault and thefts in Spalding and Peterborough

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Do you recognise this woman?

CCTV of a woman who may be able to assist police with an assault and thefts in Spalding and Peterborough has been released.

At approx 7.15pm on Tuesday March 22, a female is alleged to have left Sainsburys in Spalding with a basket of high value items and assaulted a member of security staff by closing a door on his arm.

The suspect matches the description of a woman who is also alleged to have stolen goods from Morrisons in Spalding and Sainsburys in Peterborough the same day.

The female suspect is described as white, aged around 45 years of age, short dark hair, skinny build and wearing a small body warmer type top with a fur lined hood. She spoke good English but with a foreign accent.

She left the area as a passenger in a 5 door silver saloon vehicle, possibly a Ford Mondeo, which had a rear tail light out.

Anyone with information is asked to contact PC Paul Cooper at Spalding Police Station by dialling 101 and quoting incident number 392 of 22 March 2016.