Hunt for Gold Coast tip-jar thief hits Facebook

THE hunt to find a woman who was caught on CCTV snatching a tip-jar from a Gold Coast pizza bar is gaining momentum online.

It’s alleged the woman was caught on CCTV swiping the jar, which had accumulated around $50 in hard earned tips, from the front counter of Pizza Bar Miami around 3.30pm on Tuesday.

The manager posted stills from the security vision on Facebook on Wednesday in an effort to shame the woman and track her down.


The post has already generated a number of leads after it was shared more than 150 times.

Anyone with any information which could assist police with the investigation is asked to call Crime Stoppers on 1800 333 000.