Cops release CCTV image of man who tried to steal from local Co-op

Police have released a CCTV image of a man they want to trace in connection with an incident in a shop.

At around 12.10pm on Tuesday February 20, at the Co-Op in Perth Road, Blairgowrie, a man approached a security guard who was delivering money to the store and attempted to steal a box of money.

He was unsuccessful and ran off in the direction of Blairgowrie town centre before disappearing from view.

As part of their inquiries, officers are keen to identify the man in the image who may have information vital to the investigation.

Anyone with information should contact police on 101.