Braintree: Prolific Burglar Wanted By Police

13 March 2014, 14:31 | Updated: 13 March 2014, 14:35

A man thought to be one of north Essex's most prolific burglars is being sought by police.

David Howard is also wanted on recall to prison after breaching his licence conditions.

The 48-year-old unemployed man is thought to be sofa-surfing in Halstead.

It follows a number of burglaries in Braintree and Halstead.

David Howard is thought to be a regular drug user and is believed to commit burglaries in order to fund his lifestyle.