Woman’s bag stolen from Tesco car park as she loads her car with groceries
A woman’s bag was stolen from her in broad daylight in a supermarket car park as she was loading her car with the groceries she had just bought inside the store. The incident happened at the Tesco car park at Parc Trostre Retail Park in Llanelli around midday on Monday April 18.
She was putting items in her Fiat Panda vehicle parked next to a trolley bay when someone snatched her tote bag which was described as ‘distinctive Ralph Lauren’ branding. The bag contained items including cash and bank cards.
Dyfed-Powys Police are now appealing for information in hopes of locating the person responsible. Officers are encouraging anyone who may have witnessed the incident or had dash cam footage to get in touch.
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A statement from the force read: ‘Dyfed-Powys Police are investigating a robbery which occurred around midday on Monday April 18, 2022 in the Tesco car park, Parc Trostre, Llanelli.
“A distinctive Ralph Lauren Merrimack tote bag containing a number of items including cash and bank cards was stolen as the owner was loading her car with the purchases she had just purchased. The car, a copper/bright orange Fiat Panda, was parked 40 yards directly outside the front doors under the canopy by a tram park.
Anyone with information that may assist officers in their investigation, or anyone who may have been parked in the parking lot at the time and may have dash cam footage, is asked to contact the Dyfed-Powys Police.”
You can contact the police by clicking here, emailing [email protected] or calling 101, quoting reference number DP-20220419-261. If you are deaf, hard of hearing or hard of hearing, text the non-emergency number 07811 311 908. You can also contact the independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously by calling 0800 555111 or visiting crimestoppers-uk.org.