Police hunting wanted man in Pontefract

Police are appealing for information to locate a Pontefract man who is wanted for failing to attend court.

Friday, 16th April 2021, 11:18 am
Officers would like to speak to anyone who has information about the whereabouts of Jason Lawson.

Officers would like to speak to anyone who has information about the whereabouts of Jason Lawson, 41, from Streethouse.

He is wanted after failing to appear before magistrates in North Yorkshire in February where he was due to appear in connection with traffic offences.

Police have been carrying out a number of enquiries in and around Pontefract to locate him.

He is described as a white male, 5ft 8ins tall, with short grey hair and of average build.

Anyone who has seen him or who has any information that could assist in tracing him is asked to contact officers at Wakefield Catch and Convict online via [email protected] quoting reference 13210055873.

Information can also be given online at www.westyorkshire.police.uk/101livechat or anonymously to the independent Crimestoppers charity on 0800 555 111.