CCTV appeal: Shoplifters steal 11 bottles of whisky from supermarket in Ryedale

Do you recognise the men in these CCTV images?
Do you recognise the men in these CCTV images?

Eleven bottles of whisky were stolen when shoplifters struck at a supermarket in Ryedale.

The Co-op in Pickering was targeted twice in the space of a few hours on September 16, with stock worth more than £300 being taken.

Today North Yorkshire Police released CCTV images of two men who they want to trace as part of the ongoing investigation.

A force spokesman said: "A man entered the store and took five bottles of whisky worth £137.47 without paying.

"A few hours later, a second man entered the store and took six bottles of whisky worth £193.94 without paying for them.

"Officers need to trace the men shown in the images."

Anyone who can help to identify either of the men is asked to email Marie.Williams1212@northyorkshire.pnn.police.uk or call 101, select option 2 and ask for PC Marie Williams.

Information can also be passed on anonymously via Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.

Please quote reference 12170166423 when passing on information.