THREE men stole a shopping trolley full of alcohol while another thief elbowed a supermarket security guard over a bottle of vodka.

Thames Valley Police has released CCTV images of men officers say may have 'vital information' about the theft and assault in Didcot.

Between 3pm and 3.30pm on Wednesday, February 5, four men entered Tesco in Wallingford Road.

One of them left the shop with a stolen bottle of vodka, elbowing a security guard, injuring his hand, when challenged.

While this was going on the three other men left the shop with a shopping trolley filled with a 'large amount' of stolen alcohol.

Investigating officer PC Matthew Richardson, based at Didcot Police Station, said: “I am releasing images of these three people, who I believe may have vital information about the incident.

“If you are one of these people, or you recognise them, please call the 24-hour non-emergency number 101, quoting reference number 43200041419.

“Alternatively, you can make a report online, or call the independent charity Crimestoppers 100% anonymously on 0800 555 111.”