Police search for wanted man

John Henry Blake
John Henry Blake

Scarborough police are appealing for help to trace a suspected thief.

John Henry Blake, of Lismore Road, is wanted by officers in connection with the theft of food and drink from Sainsbury’s, in Edgehill Road, in March.

Blake, 25, remains at large despite an extensive police search.

Chief Insp Kerrin Smith, of Scarborough Safer Neighbourhood Team, said: “I would like to thank those members of the public who have already offered us assistance and ask for their continued help.

“I am also reassuring the residents of Scarborough that we will not stop searching for Blake until he has been arrested. And will continue to visit the addresses at which we know he has links.”

Anyone who has information about the whereabouts of Blake are urged to contact North Yorkshire Police on 101, select option two and ask for Scarborough police.

Alternatively, call Crimestoppers anonymously on 0800 555 111.