POLICE are investigating an attempted theft from a Sunderland pub.
A man tried to steal a handbag from under a seat in the William Jameson pub in Fawcett Street, in Sunderland.
The incident happened on Wednesday September 26 and police have now released CCTV of a man they would like to trace.
Officers are keen to speak to the man pictured as it’s believed he was in the area at the time of the incident and may be able to help police with their enquiries.
Anyone with any information should contact Northumbria Police on 101 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.