Man caught on film changing number plates of stolen car in Leeds

A man was caught on film changing the number plates of a stolen car in Leeds.

Friday, 21st February 2020, 2:25 pm
Updated Monday, 24th February 2020, 10:01 am
Police have released these images of a man they want to identify after a car was stolen in Leeds.

The suspect was filmed as he changed the plates in Oakwood on Sunday, February 2.

The car had been stolen in an earlier burglary.

It was later recovered by the police.

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Police have now released stills from the footage and are appealing to the public for help in identifying the man.

Anyone who recognises him is asked to contact PC 431 Andrews at Leeds District Crime Team via 101 quoting crime reference 13200058627 or online via

Information can also be given anonymously to the independent charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.