Photos: Police seek man dressed as nurse for coat theft

Police are appealing for information to trace the man, who was captured on CCTV wearing a nurse's ou

Police are appealing for information to trace the man, who was captured on CCTV wearing a nurse's outfit. - Credit: Archant

The man, shown on CCTV, is alleged to have entered the store with a man dressed as Superman before taking a coat.

Police are looking to speak to the man on the left in connection with the theft of a coat.

Police are looking to speak to the man on the left in connection with the theft of a coat. - Credit: Archant

POLICE are appealing for information after a man in a nurse’s outfit allegedly stole a coat from Tesco.

The man, who was accompanied by a man in a Superman costume and two women, entered the Tesco extra store in Barnstaple in the early hours of Saturday, November 9.

Some time between 2.36am and 2.50am, it is alleged the man left the store with a dark coloured winter coat belonging to a staff member.

Anyone who recognises the man or has any information is asked to call police on non emergency number 101 quoting crime ref: CB/13/3373.


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