£1,000 worth of items stolen in train near Peterborough Station

Sentimental jewellery was among £1,000 worth of items stolen from a bag on a train near Peterborough Station.

The theft took place on a service between Leeds and London. At approximately 3.45pm on Saturday, October 20, a man took a piece of luggage from the racks and went into the toilet.

The man British Transport Police wish to speak to

The man British Transport Police wish to speak to

In the toilet the man then removed a number of items, including sentimental jewellery. The items have a collective value of approximately £1,000.

The man left the bag in the toilet and it was found by another passenger after the train had departed Peterborough.

Officers have now released a CCTV image of a man they believe has information which could help them investigate.

If you know who he is the contact British Transport Police by sending a text to 61016 or by calling 0800 40 50 40 quoting reference 1800077486.

The man British Transport Police wish to speak to

The man British Transport Police wish to speak to

Or ring Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.