POLICE are hunting for a pair of pick pocketers who targeted a man in Waitrose.

They are releasing CCTV images of a man who the force would like to speak to in regards to a theft in Waitrose on Billericay High Street, on Monday June 17, at around 11.25am.

This follows reports that two men entering the store were seen following the victim around and stealing a wallet out of their trouser pocket.

The first man has been described as aged between 35-40 years old, 5ft 10in tall with a bald head with light stubble.

He was seen wearing a dark coloured blazer, with a light blue shirt and blue jeans.

The second man has been described as wearing a dark green coat, with a white t-shirt underneath which had a print of an American car on, dark jeans and blue trainer.

A spokesperson from Essex Police, said: "If you recognise this man or have any further information about the incident, please call us on 101 quoting the crime reference number 42/98415/19.

Alternatively, you can call Crimestoppers in complete confidence on 0800 555 111."