Pregnant staff member threatened during Fishergate shop theft

Posted on - 5th March, 2018 - 10:23am | Author - | Posted in - Crime, Preston City Centre, Preston News
CCTV picture released from JD Sports in Fishergate
CCTV picture released from JD Sports in Fishergate

A pregnant staff member at a sports shop in Preston was threatened by shoplifters during a theft.

Several hundred pounds worth of North Face clothing were taken during the incident.

Preston Police have released a CCTV picture of two men in connection with the incident which took place at JD Sports in Fishergate.

They entered the store on Wednesday 21 February and engaged a member of staff in conversation before taking the clothing.

Read more: Police called to theft from Fishergate shop

A pregnant member of staff tried to stop them and they forced their way past her and made threats to harm her before making off towards the Avenham area of the city.

Anyone with information is asked to call PC Lockyer on 101 or email

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