Police hunt card thief

POLICE want to speak to a man who is believed to be from the Ashfield or Mansfield area in connection with a burglary near Retford.

Bank cards were among the items taken during a break-in at a house on Cross Street, Thrumpton, on 15th October.

One of the bank cards is alleged to have been used to withdraw cash at 9.35pm that evening at the Ollerton branch of the NatWest bank.

Police also want to speak to the man about the making of that transaction.

It is believed he may come from either the Mansfield or Ashfield areas, or even possibly over the border in Derbyshire.

A CCTV image of the man can be viewed at www.nottinghamshire.police.uk and officers are urging anyone who recognises him to contact them on 0300 300 99 99, or on Crimestoppers on 0800 555111, quoting crime number BE/081075/11.