CCTV appeal after wallet stolen on Metro train

Man police want to speak to in connection with the theft of a wallet on a Metro train.

Man police want to speak to in connection with the theft of a wallet on a Metro train.

Police are appealing for information after a wallet was stolen on a Metro train.

Between 5pm and 5.30pm on Saturday, May 28, a passenger on a Metro travelling between Park Lane in Sunderland and Monument in Newcastle left their wallet on the seat of the carriage.

Another passenger took the wallet from the seat.

It is now being treated as theft and officers are carrying out a number of enquiries to trace the person responsible.

This is an image of a man that could help Police with their investigation. He was in the area and could have information.

The man, or anyone who recognises him, should contact police on 101 quoting reference 460 31/05/16.