Leeds station suitcase theft prompts British Transport Police CCTV appeal

British Transport Police want to identify the man, pictured left, as part of the ongoing investigation into a theft in Leeds.
British Transport Police want to identify the man, pictured left, as part of the ongoing investigation into a theft in Leeds.

British Transport Police are seeking the public's help after a suitcase was stolen from a train at Leeds station.

The force today released a CCTV image of a man who officers want to identify as part of the ongoing investigation into the theft.

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A spokesman said the suspect had boarded a train and removed a suitcase which did not belong to him.

The theft happened at 2.20am on Saturday, July 28.

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Anyone with information is urged to call BTP on 0800 405040 or text 61016, quoting reference 1800054686.