Man sought by police after student digs burgled in Tower Hamlets

Detectives in Tower Hamlets are looking for this man in connection with a robbery of a student accommodation block.

Police were called on Friday 9th September to the Chapter student digs building in Nido Tower, Frying Pan Alley – near Liverpool Street station.

A man removed the cash till in the cafe then walked off, and when challenged on a later return simply said he was from head office.

Police said the suspect is a “slim black man, 5ft 8ins tall with short black hair, a black beard and wearing a black and white camouflage vest and dark trousers.

“He was described as having a glazed expression by those who saw him,” police added.

And DC Sol Hamid, leading the investigation, said: “We are keen to hear from anyone can identify the man shown in the footage or the image released, or anyone who witnessed the incident.”

Please contact Tower Hamlets CID via 101 with any information, or call Crimstoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.


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