Two men have reportedly stolen several items from a petrol station in Bere Regis.

It is reported that between 1.40am and 2am on Thursday April 4 various items were stolen by the men from the Shell petrol station in North Street.

Dorset Police has said that the offenders left the scene in a black Mercedes E220 in the direction of Wimborne.

Officers investigating the theft have now issued a CCTV image of a man they would like to identify.

Police Constable Josh Hurwood, of Purbeck police, said: “We are carrying out enquiries into this incident and would like to hear from anyone who may have been in the area of the petrol station around the relevant time and has information to assist our investigation.

“I am issuing a CCTV image of a man I would like to identify and would ask anyone who recognises him to please get in touch.”

Anyone with information is asked to contact Dorset Police at www.dorset.police.uk or by calling 101, quoting occurrence number 55240049429.

Alternatively, independent charity Crimestoppers can be contacted anonymously online at Crimestoppers-uk.org or by calling Freephone 0800 555 111.