Shoplifter threatens sales assistant in Wembley with a knife

Police release CCTV image of couple they would like to speak to in connection with incident in Wilkinsons

Brent Police have released a CCTV image of a couple they would like to speak to after a shop worker was threatened with a knife during a shoplifting incident.

The sales assistant was threatened by a man, who was with a woman, in Wilkinsons in Wembley High Road.

PC Nick Lee from Brent Police said: “We are keen to speak with the people pictured who were in Wilkinsons as they may be able to help us with our enquiries.

“I urge members of the community to come forward if they have any information with regards to the incident to help us catch those responsible.”

Anyone with information about the incident, which happened on June 6, should call PC Lee on 0208 733 3039 or Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.