ACT Policing is seeking assistance identifying the man pictured below in relation to the theft of jewellery from Mazzucchelli’s jewellers in Woden Plaza on Tuesday afternoon (October 16).
Police were called to the store about 4.45pm after a man came in to enquire about a gold chain and bracelet, valued at more than $14,000.
After the staff member laid the items on the counter the man snatched the items and ran from the store, through Woden Plaza into Woden Square.
The man is described as being Caucasian in appearance, around 25 to 30 years of age, with a slim build and short dark hair.
At the time of the incident, the man was wearing black framed glasses, a blue and grey collared shirt, black suit pants and black dress shoes.
Police are urging anyone who may know the identity of the man or may have any other information which could assist the investigation, to call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000, or go to the website at www.act.crimestoppers.com.au.