Theft and deceptions in southern suburbs

Moorabbin Crime Investigation Unit detectives are investigating following the theft from a car and subsequent deceptions on 28 August.

CCTV images of a man police believe 'can assist with enquiries'. IMAGE: Victoria Police/Supplied.

Investigators have been told a car was broken into and a wallet stolen in the Parkdale area.

A bank card from the theft was used at various convenience stores in Mentone, Black Rock and Beaumaris the following day.

The man is perceived be Caucasian in appearance, aged in his 40s, and is of average height and build.

Anyone with information is urged to contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000 or submit a confidential report online at