POLICE want to identify a man they believe stole about 40 packs of trading cards from Waterstones at Lakeside shopping centre.

The man walked into the bookstore at 4pm on Sunday, March 2, and placed the cards in his bag before leaving the shop.

The man pictured in the CCTV image is described as white, aged in his late 20s and gaunt-looking.

Anyone with information is urged to contact investigating officers at Lakeside’s policing team on 101 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111.