A WOMAN'S car was broken into before her sunglasses and bank cards were stolen and subsequently used to purchase items in a variety of shops.

On May 27, a BMW vehicle was broken into, outside the Witham train station, in Albert Road.

Those who gained access to the car, are believed to have snatched a pair of sunglasses and a purse, in which the victim kept her bank cards.

These were then used following the theft in shops.

Essex Police officers now want to speak with two people, a man and a woman, in connection with the incident.

Anyone with information is asked to call the Resolution Centre on 101 quoting reference 42/75082/20.

You can also report online at essex.police.uk.