CCTV image issued after Leyburn shop theft

Police have issued a CCTV appeal following a theft in Leyburn.

It happened at the Co-Op on the Market Place at 11.05am on Thursday, July 8.

Police say a man entered the store and took a quantity of items without making an attempt to pay for them.

Officers have now issued CCTV of a man they would like to speak to as they believe he will have important information that could assist the investigation.

If you recognise the man pictured, or have any information that could assist the investigation, please email

You can also call North Yorkshire Police on 101, select option 2, and ask for Michael Smith.

If you wish to remain anonymous, you can pass information to Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.

Please quote the North Yorkshire Police reference number 12210155749.