Norfolk: Wanted Man

5 April 2012, 05:00 | Updated: 5 April 2012, 11:00

Norfolk Constabulary is appealing for help from members of the public to trace a 28-year-old man who is wanted.

Arfath Ali is currently wanted by police after escaping custody at Norwich Crown Court yesterday Tuesday 3 April at approximately 3.15pm where he was appearing in connection with an assault charge.

Arfath is described as 5ft 4, of slim build and clean shaven. He was wearing dark jeans and a blue pullover when last seen. He is known to have links in the Norwich and London areas.

Police would recommend that he is not approached and that members of the public with any information about his whereabouts contact officers as soon as possible.

Anyone with any information should immediately contact police on the non-emergency number 101 or alternatively call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.