Man steals £2,000 worth of candles in broad daylight in Woodford Green

PUBLISHED: 11:09 16 October 2012 | UPDATED: 11:41 16 October 2012

Police are appealing for witnesses after a man stole £2,000 worth of candles from a florist in Woodford Green.

A 6ft man was seen carrying a box in the alleyway behind Emma’s Ivy Florist in Snakes Lane East on Sunday.

The man spoke to a resident and said he was clearing rubbish. He then walked down Snakes Lane East into Prospect Place.

After police arrived it was discovered the man had taken a large quantity of Yankee Candles worth about £2,000.

Anyone who saw the man should call the burglary squad on 020 8345 2680, or if you wish to remain anonymous, Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.

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