Man tried to steal mobile phone at salon

Police believe this man could help with their enquiries
Police believe this man could help with their enquiries

A CCTV image of man police would like to speak to has been released after a thief attempted to steal a mobile phone.

Police were called to Prinnys Makeover Factory on Longton Lane, Rainhill, at 1.55pm on April 22, following a report of a man behaving suspiciously.

Police believe this man could help with their enquiries

Police believe this man could help with their enquiries

The man used a leaflet to cover his hands and a mobile phone on the counter, before picking it up. He was challenged by staff and put down the phone before leaving on foot.

Detectives have released CCTV images of a man they believe could assist with their enquiries and officers would urge him or anyone who recognises him to get in contact.

Anyone with any information is asked to contact Merseyside Police on 0141 777 6813 or Crimestoppers, anonymously, on 0800 555 111.