21st October 2021

Appeal: Guest at hotel in Langport steals purse and leaves without paying

Avon and Somerset Police would like help identifying a man who may have information in connection with a burglary and fraud that occurred in Langport, Somerset.

On Saturday 4 April between 3pm and 6pm, a man has booked a room at a hotel. He has then, at some point between the hours mentioned entered the private quarters of the hotel, stole a purse, and then left the hotel, making no payment for the room.

The CCTV image shows a man who Avon and Somerset Police believe may have some information which will help with their enquiries.

He is described as a slim white man, with receding hair, and wearing a red striped collared t-shirt, jeans and carrying a brown jacket.

Anyone with information should contact Crimestoppers immediately.