Unusual stenograph machine stolen in Brick Lane

A woman had a suitcase containing an unsual stenograph machine and laptop stolen on Brick Lane.

She was in a clothing store called Rokit and had with her a black pullalong flight bag. As she paused to look at an item she took her hand off of the bag handle, and a short while after she realised the suitcase had been stolen.

The case contained an unusual stenograph machine, a lap top and other items used in the victim’s work as a freelance stenographer, according to police.

The theft occurred on August 18 at 4pm.

Anyone with information should contact PC Ben Mott at Bethnal Green CID Office on 0208 217 3744 or anonymously Crimestoppers on 0800 555 111.