Police have released CCTV images of a man who may be able to assist with investigations after almost 100 luxury items – worth more than $460,000 – were stolen from a store in Sydney on New Year’s Day.
About 3.30am last Saturday (1 January 2022), a man forced entry to a luxury goods store on George Street and left a short time later, taking a handbag.
The man re-entered the store with two wheely bins and left shortly after, taking more handbags and clothing in the bins.
The estimated value of the items stolen – which amount to almost 100 items – is more than $460,000.
Officers attached to Sydney City Police Area Command were notified of the incident and commenced investigations.
As inquiries continue, police have released images of a man who may be able to assist with their investigations.
The man is depicted in the images as being of Caucasian appearance, of medium build, and is seen wearing a white t-shirt, black shorts, a navy and white ‘Fendi’ baseball cap, black backpack, and white ‘Asic’ shoes with white ankle-length socks.
Anyone with information is urged to come forward and contact Day Street Police Station on (02) 9265 6499 or Crime Stoppers.
Anyone with information about this incident is urged to contact Crime Stoppers: 1800 333 000 or https://nsw.crimestoppers.com.au. Information is treated in strict confidence. The public is reminded not to report information via NSW Police social media pages.