POLICE are appealing for information after the number plates were stolen from a car in Nelson.

At around 11am, on Tuesday, October 23, a man approached a Citroen C3, in Walverden Crescent. He then removed the plates using what would appear to be a screwdriver, put the plates in a plastic bag, and left.

Officers have released CCTV images of a man they want to speak to in connection with the offence. Call police with any information on 101.