Police search for theft suspect

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Police have released an e-fit of a man who they want to speak to in connection with an incident in Oakenshaw.

Between 6.30pm on April 1 and 10am on the April 2 two men visited the house of a 32-year-old man and stayed in the property overnight.

The following day, the occupant found numerous items had been stolen including an Apple Mac computer worth more than £1,000, an iPhone 4S and cigarettes.

PC Chris Birkenshaw, of Kirklees Police, said: “We have arrested an 18-year-old man who is currently on police bail.

“The e-fit we have released relates to one of the males described at the scene and we would like to hear from anyone who recognises this individual.

“He is described as an Afro-Caribbean man, aged around 18 years old, 5’8” tall and of slim build. It is also believed that this man is from the Buttershaw area of Bradford.

“Likewise, we would like to hear from anyone who has been approached in respect of the sale of these devices.”

Anyone with information sould contact the non emergency number 101 or Crimestoppers in confidence on 0800 555 111.