A man is wanted for questioning by Essex Police in connection of two cars being stolen.

A Volkswagen Golf and a Vauxhall Astra were stolen from outside Waltham Abbey Leisure Centre in Hillhouse, Waltham Abbey, on Tuesday, April 30.

Officers have released an image of the man whom they hope want to speak to and hope someone can help identify him.

He is pictured wearing a black Puma tracksuit bottoms and jumper, a back and white hat, black, white and red trainers and carrying a black and white gym bag.

Anyone with information should call PC Carlo Marchione in the Loughton local policing team on 101 quoting reference 42/67782/19.

Alternatively, contact the Crimestoppers charity 100% anonymously on 0800 555 111 or use the anonymous online form at