Police appeal after theft from Patchway bus at The Mall

Police car

Police are appealing for witnesses and information after a theft from a First Group bus on Friday 2nd September.

The incident occurred at around 1:30pm and the offender is believed to have been a passenger on a number 75 bus which had just arrived at The Mall bus depot (Cribbs Causeway, Bristol).

The offender is described as a black man, aged late teens to early twenties, slim build with long hair. He was wearing an anorak-type jacket and blue jeans.

On alighting from the bus, the offender grabbed a plastic wallet containing cash.

There were a number of other passengers exiting the bus at this time and other people in the area.

Anyone with any information on this incident is asked to contact police on 0845 456 7000 or Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.