Appeal after paint theft

A MAN stole three tins of Dulux paint from Jewson in Brook Street, Scarborough, police said yesterday.

After leaving the store at 11:20am on May 30, the man walked along Trafalgar Street West before he was challenged by staff.

He placed the tins on the pavement outside the Trafalgar Cafe before fleeing along Cambridge Street. He is described as white, aged 30 - 35, 5ft 7in tall with mousy brown hair.

Anyone with information can contact police on 0845 6060247.