Police from Frankston are appealing for public assistance after a charity tin for the recent fires was stolen from a fast food restaurant in Frankston on Monday.
Investigators have been told a man and woman entered the store on Nepean Highway about 9.30pm.
While in the store the pair made their way to the front counter and positioned themselves near the charity tin.
The man removed the tin and placed it in the woman’s handbag.
The pair then left the store.
Police have released CCTV and images of two people they believe may be able to assist with their enquiries.
Anyone with information is urged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or submit a confidential crime report at www.crimestoppersvic.com.au