CCTV snapshot gallery released by police as they probe thefts in Sunderland

Police would like to speak to these people as they think they can help with their inquiry.
Police would like to speak to these people as they think they can help with their inquiry.

Police investigating a series of thefts in Sunderland city centre have released images of people they think can help with their probe.

Officers on Wearside say they would like to trace the people pictured as they believe they may have information which could help.

The team is keen for them, or anyone who knows them, to get in contact.

Those pictured, or anyone with information about the crimes, can contact Northumbria Police on 101 and quote the relevant reference number.

From top left, theft from Maplin, Market Square in Sunderland on January 27. Reference 7818N/16

Theft from Wilko in Fawcett Street in Sunderland on December 29. Reference 88 154H/15

Theft from Poundland in Sunderland on December 18. Reference 086168G/15

Theft from BHS in High Street West, Sunderland on January 28. Reference 7730D/16

Theft from BHS, High Street West, Sunderland on January 23. Reference 6387U/16