Deceptions follow theft in South Yarra

Police are investigating following a theft from a licenced premises in South Yarra last month, Victoria Police say.

It’s believed a man attended the staff room at the venue and stole a number of items including bags, cash and credit cards about 7pm on 24 October.

The credit cards have subsequently been used in a number of transactions throughout South Yarra, Southbank, Abbotsford, Clifton Hill and Northcote to purchase cigarettes and alcohol.

Investigators have released an image of a man they believe may be able to assist with their enquiries.

The man is perceived to be of Caucasian appearance and aged between 25 and 30 with brown hair and a beard.

Anyone who recognises the man or with any information is urged to contact Crime Stoppers.

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