South East Wales

Man to be questioned over thefts at Troedyrhiw station

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Media captionThe man is clearly seen going through an opened bag before helping put it on a train

A man has come forward after CCTV showing a person apparently stealing items from an elderly couple's luggage before helping them onto a train was released.

The victim, 73, left the bags at Troedyrhiw station, Merthyr Tydfil, and walked to the street to wait for his wife before they left for a holiday.

A camera, jacket and medication were taken, police said.

A man will be questioned over the matter.

The incident happened on Friday 11 July.

Anyone with information should call British Transport Police.

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