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Police in TV appeal to find man wanted over offences in Flimwell

News   •   Mar 05, 2019 11:45 GMT

Police in East Sussex who are searching for 32-year-old Steven Harris, wanted over threats to commit arson, and of causing criminal damage, issued an appeal for him on the BBC1 Crimewatch Roadshow on Tuesday (5 March).

See this link to the programme.

Detectives want to interview him over threats to commit arson, and causing criminal damage to the car of a woman known to him, in Flimwell High Street during April last year.

Harris, who is a scaffolder, frequents East Sussex but also has links to Swanley in Kent and Walton on Thames in Surrey.

He is described as white, 5`11" and of medium build with short dark brown hair.

Detective Constable Paul Harrison of the East Sussex Safeguarding Investigations Unit said; "If you see Harris or have any other current information about him, do not approach him yourself but call 999 or Sussex 101, quoting Sussex serial 1047 of 29/04/18."

"You can also make an online report to the police, or contact the independent charity Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111."

Newsdesk Guidance;

Ref: SXP54289/2019
Author: Tim Mahony

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