CCTV images have been released of two people police officers want to speak to about a shoplifting and assault that happened in Abingdon last week.

The incident happened between 3.50pm and 4pm on June 30 when two men entered Savers on the High Street and attempted to steal an amount of Nicorette products.

While trying to leave the shop, the offenders were challenged by a man and one of them pushed him out of the way.

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The two thieves left the shop without paying.

Investigating officer PC Edward Dodd based at Abingdon police station, said: “I am appealing for anyone who recognises any of the individuals in these images to get in touch as they may have information that could be vital to this investigation.

“Please make a report online using the reference number 43200196826 or if you do not have access to our online system, please call 101.

“You can also remain 100% anonymous by calling the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.”