Police hunt watch thief

Police have released CCTV images of a man they would like to speak to in connection with the theft of a valuable watch at Newcastle Airport.
Police have released CCTV images of a man they would like to speak to in connection with the theft of a valuable watch at Newcastle Airport.

POLICE have released CCTV images of a man they would like to speak to in connection with the theft of a valuable watch at Newcastle Airport.

The stainless steel and gold Omega watch was placed in a tray on a conveyor belt at the security search area. The owner realised it was missing when he collected the rest of his belongings.

Police believe the man pictured may be able to help with their inquiries.

Anyone who recognises him or has any information is asked to contact Northumbria Police on 03456 043043 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111.