Police investigate theft from Melbourne retail store

Police are hoping to identify a woman following a theft from a retail store at a Melbourne shopping centre earlier this month.

Investigators have been told the woman entered the Lonsdale Street store about 2pm on Saturday 14 March.

The woman selected a clothing item from a rack inside and quickly fled from the store without paying.

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

She is perceived to be of Asian appearance, aged between 30-40 years, with a medium build and long black hair with a fringe.

Anyone with information is urged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or submit a confidential report online at www.crimestoppersvic.com.au

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