ACT Policing has released the image of the offender from the robbery of a 75-year-old man on Saturday morning (February 23).
About 9.40am, the elderly man was followed from the Commonwealth Bank, where he had made a withdrawal, to the ground level Myer car park of Westfield Belconnen.
The offender threw the man to the ground and kicked him several times. The offender fled after stealing the man’s wallet.
The offender is described as being Aboriginal or Torres Strait Islander in appearance, approximately 170cm (5’7”) tall with a solid build and unshaven. He was wearing a black Nike baseball cap, white hooded jumper with light brown sleeves and hood, dark pants and white shoes.
Anyone who may have seen the incident, or can identify the offender, is urged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or via www.act.crimestoppers.com.au.
[Courtesy ACT Policing]