At around 6pm on Monday 5 October two people attempted to steal a trolley of food from the Co-op in Tilehurst Road. A member of staff stopped them from leaving the shop which resulted in one of the people becoming aggressive and pushing three members of staff before leaving.
Investigating officer PC Nicholas Jose, based at Reading police station, said: “I am releasing these images as I believe that the man and woman pictured may have important information that could help with my investigation.
“If you recognise either of the people in these images, or think that one of them might be you, get in touch.
“You can contact us using our online reporting form, quoting reference number 43200313217, or by calling the non-emergency number 101.