Man wanted after car drives away from petrol station forecourt without paying at Scarborough Sainsbury's

A man is wanted by police after a car drove off from a petrol station forecourt in Scarborough without paying for fuel.

By George Buksmann
Monday, 23rd May 2022, 3:10 pm
Updated Monday, 23rd May 2022, 3:13 pm

North Yorkshire Police said £80 worth of diesel was stolen from Scarborough Sainsbury's petrol station on Falsgrave Road without any attempt made to pay on Saturday April 2.

Officers have now released CCTV images of a man they would like to speak to, pictured alongside a red Honda Civic, after driving away with the fuel.

Enquiries using the car's registration number have not led to identifying the man in the CCTV image, officers said.

A car drove off without paying for fuel at Scarborough Sainsbury's and a CCTV appeal has now been launched.

Anyone with any information is urged to contact North Yorkshire Police on 101, select option 2 and ask for Matt Philpott or email [email protected]

Information can be passed on anonymously via Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111. Quote police reference number 12220055613 when passing on information.

North Yorkshire Police want to speak with the man pictured in this CCTV image.