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Bank card used fraudulently following theft – Handforth, Cheshire

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Do you know who this woman is? 

Officers investigating a theft and subsequent fraud are looking to identify her in connection. 

At approximately 3pm on 12 October, the victim, a woman in her late teens, was on board a Northern service travelling between Bolton and Manchester Oxford Road station. 

During the journey, her bag containing her purse was stolen.

The theft was reported, however the victim later realised that her bank card had been used fraudulently in Handforth. 

Officers believe the woman shown in this CCTV image may have information which could help them investigate. If you know who she is then contact BTP by sending a text to 61016 or by calling 0800 40 50 40 quoting reference 1800075506. 

Or ring Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.

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