Police appeal to trace wanted suspected sex offender from Wakefield

POLICE are appealing for the public's help to trace a wanted  man who has been charged with a number of sex offences.

By The Newsroom
Thursday, 22nd June 2017, 7:25 pm
Updated Tuesday, 18th July 2017, 8:46 am
Carl Hartley
Carl Hartley

Officers have released a photograph of Wakefield man Carl Hartley, 25, who is wanted for breaching his court bail conditions after being charged with a number of sexual offences. 

He is described as a 25-year-old 5ft 8in tall white man of average build, with short dark hair.

the last time he was seen he had a short beard. He also has a tattoo of the words 'LILY' on the left hand side of his neck. 

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Hartley has links to both the Castleford and Wakefield areas of West Yorkshire 

Detective Sergeant Steven Sayles of Wakefield Police, said: "I would appeal for anyone who sees Carl Hartley or who has information about him to contact police on 101.

Alternatively call the independent crime fighting charity Crimestoppers on 0800 555111."