Police in Waltham Forest have released a CCTV image of a suspected meat thief. 

Suspect 147542 is wanted in connection with a theft at the Co Operative food store in Wood Street, Walthamstow, on April 26 at 5:45pm.

The man, described as wearing a distinctive orange and blue jacket during the incident, is accused of stealing a 10 pack of sirloin steak valued at £38.00. 

The CCTV image has been released to the Guardian as part of a joint venture with the Metropolitan Police to identify potential perpetrators of unsolved crimes in the borough.

Anyone with information should contact Waltham Forest police on 101 or call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.