CCTV appeal following theft of wallet in Bournemouth

Officers investigating the theft of a wallet at a bar in Bournemouth are issuing CCTV images of the suspect.

Shortly after midnight on the morning of Wednesday 20 March 2019 the victim left his wallet unattended on a table in Sharkeys Sports Bar in Old Christchurch Road.

CCTV shows another man approach the table and pick up the wallet, which contained £70 in cash, before putting it in his pocket and leaving the premises.

Police Constable Al Brown, of Dorset Police, said: “We are carrying out enquiries into this incident and I am now in a position to release CCTV images of the suspect.

“I would urge anyone with information as to his identity to contact us.”

Anyone with information is asked to contact Dorset Police at, via email or by calling 101, quoting occurrence number 55190041963. Alternatively, contact Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111 or via