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UPDATE: Man believed identified after CCTV appeal – Taunton

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We believe we’ve identified a man we wished to trace as part of an investigation into an attempt to steal a vulnerable woman’s bag in Taunton.

We issued a CCTV image in an appeal to identify a man seen in East Reach at about the time of the incident, 1.30pm on Monday 4 May.

Officers would like to thank everyone who got in touch with information or shared the appeal.

The investigation continues and if you have any further information which could help get in touch, quoting reference 5220096826.

If you can help, please call 101 and give the call handler the reference number 5220096826

You can contact the independent charity Crimestoppers 100 per cent anonymously on 0800 555 111 or via their Anonymous Online Form.

No personal details are taken, information cannot be traced or recorded and you will not go to court or have to speak to police when contacting Crimestoppers.