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Rolex Submariner watch stolen in snatch and run jewellery shop theft in Tunbridge Wells

By William Janes

An £8,000 watch has been stolen in a broad daylight snatch and run theft at a jewellery shop.

A Rolex Submariner watch in silver and gold with a black face was reported stolen to police by staff at Burrells jeweller in the Royal Victoria Place shopping centre in Tunbridge Wells just after midday on Monday, March 6 .

The suspect fled the shop, perused by staff, after asking to see the watch.

Police want to speak to this man about the theft. Picture: Kent Police

Grahame Smithers, manager, said: "They asked to look at the watch, we got it out, it's as simple as that, he just snatched it and ran."

Police have since released CCTV footage of a man they wish to speak to about the crime.

CCTV images have been released of a man who police want to talk to.

Anyone with information is asked to call Kent Police on 01622 604100 quoting reference, YY/007126/18.

Alternatively contact Kent Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555111.

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