Police ask public if they can spot wanted man hiding in loft

Police have asked the public whether they can spot a wanted man who has been hiding in a loft.

Monday, 11th November 2019, 1:07 pm
Updated Monday, 11th November 2019, 1:08 pm
Can you spot the man hiding in this loft in Leeds? Photo provided by West Yorkshire Police Leeds East team.

Officers from the Leeds East team shared a photograph of the moment they found the man hiding in an attic in Burmantofts.

In a Facebook post, the team said: "Can you spot the person hiding in this image?

"This is the moment Neighbourhood officers dismantled a loft to locate a wanted male.

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"The male has since been charged with burglary in the Burmantofts area of Leeds.

"He is currently detained and awaiting a court hearing."