Esplanade foot chase after 4.30am wallet theft from hotel

A MAN woke from his motel bed to see a shadowy figure in the doorway. 

Moments later he was chasing the man who stole his wallet down Charlton Esplanade. 

Police said the criminal managed to get through a locked motel door on the Esplanade around 4.30am Friday.  

The criminal managed to outrun the victim.

Police are investigating the incident but need public help. 

If you have any information that may assist police please contact Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000. 



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